Tag: Christian marriage

The Marriage ABCs – G for Grow in Grace

“For the unbelieving husband has been sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife has been sanctified through her believing husband. Otherwise your children would be unclean, but as it is, they are holy” (1 Corinthians 7:14). When I originally did my study on the seventh chapter of […]

The Marriage ABCs – F for Friends Forever

When you think about your favourite things about life, having friends must be right up there with eating cake!  Friends satisfy our most basic needs for acceptance, belonging and care.  Friends tell us that we are worthwhile…we are appreciated and we are loved.  Everybody needs a friend.  And there […]

The Church Girl – The Original (6)

The story first leaked in one Oluwatoyin’s Blog with the headline: “Another Pastor Caught In Sex Scandal!”  By the end of the day, it was the most popular post on Nigerian Blogs like Linda Ikeji and Bella Naija, and the hashtag #BolajiSexScandal went viral across the Internet. By the […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Five

Bolu and Lola had a morning devotional session together the following day.  Bolu had dropped the ball on this special time in the past, as he was often in a hurry to get to work.  Today, Bolu spent more time on prayer for their unity, and for understanding and love […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Four

Daniel Akunne was a man expert at getting what he wanted.  With each new triumph, his confidence and skills grew.  He had learnt early the virtue of patience and the art of cunning, and was resourceful in making the best use of all the gifts God had blessed him […]

An Emotional Affair – Part One

It was a hot, sunny day in April, and the wind sent a gentle breeze into Lola Adetayo’s small office at Da-Vyne Interiors.  She smiled as it brushed and cooled her warm face.  She was compiling a new catalogue for the company, to showcase their latest collection to their […]

Leader and Follower – A Match Made In Heaven

Marriage is a holy vocation, where two people attempt the greatest feat against natural odds together…living in love and agreement until death separates them.  When we romanticise marriage, we diminish the obstacles against its success in our minds, while not acknowledging and addressing them in reality.  We set ourselves […]