Happy Father’s Day!

“Father to the fatherless, defender of widows— this is God, whose dwelling is holy.”Psalm 68:5 Two days ago, I ran into a young lady who is a tennis coach. Our conversation after that took me down the memory lane. In my childhood days, I remember us having a table tennis court at my house, and […]

WHAT IS IN A NAME?

At Five Minute Friday community, the one word prompt this week is NAME. What is in a name?I’m originally from Nigeria, and precisely of Yoruba tribe and in my tribe names are very significant, and so we don’t give a child a name without considering the effect on the future of that child. Names to […]

When Culture Clashes

” Stop imitating the ideals and opinions of the culture around you, but be inwardly transformed by the Holy Spirit through a total reformation of how you think. This will empower you to discern God’s will as you live a beautiful life, satisfying and perfect in his eyes. “ Romans 12:2 As I journey in life […]

Don’t Be Discouraged

Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted. Matthew 5:4 When Jesus was here, He preferred to associate with not so powerful or mighty but the meek and the downtrodden. He knew that those who were powerful would not need Him since they were self- sufficient. He also knew that the weak, the […]

PROMISE KEEPER!

Damola Treasure Okenla “My word is like the snow and the rain    that come down from the sky to water the earth.They make the crops grow    and provide seed for planting and food to eat. So also will be the word that I speak—    it will not fail to do what I plan for it;    it will do everything I […]

Certain Woman

Damola Treasure Okenla, 2019 “God’s grace provides for the barren ones a joyful home with childrenso that even childless couples find a family.He makes them happy parents surrounded by their pride and joy.That’s the God we praise, so give it all to him! “ Psalm 113:9 I’m in a business in which every day I […]

PRACTICE

Damola Treasure Okenla “Practice and cultivate and meditate upon these duties; throw yourself wholly into them [as your ministry], so that your progress may be evident to everybody.” 1 Timothy 4:15 Sometimes ago I was about to pay an exorbitant price for a course when I suddenly remembered that I had spent a lesser amount […]

It’s Expensive To Miss That Opportunity

Damola Treasure Okenla @Coachdto “So then, as occasion and opportunity open up to us, let us do good [morally] to all people [not only being useful or profitable to the, but also doing what is for their spiritual good and advantage]. Be mindful to be a blessing, especially to those of the household of faith […]

Seasons Of Prayer

 “While the earth remains, seed time and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.” (Genesis 8:22) Middy, a protegee, called me to complain about her frustration in the inability to pray. I was quick to respond, your case is not an isolated case, explaining to her further, about […]