Move Beyond Self Imposed Limitations!

This is a fairly long post. You may consider bookmarking it, or printing it out for a more reflective study in your quiet and more relaxed moments. Thanks. The Experiment Bottled An experiment was conducted by a sixth grade teacher in the presence of his students. He placed small flies in a large bottle. Then […]

Be Free from Market Manipulations!

“…a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions” – Jesus Christ A pathetic sight I live in Nigeria and travel quite often within the country as a result of my ministerial duties and responsibilities. Sometime ago, I was traveling by bus from the nation’s commercial capital city of Lagos to Nsukka, […]

Find and Pursue Your Own Success

My personal opinion about success is that only two persons can ascertain whether or not you are successful. Those two are: Your own personal God, & You. Two aspects of success Unfortunately for those who would want to propose otherwise, there’s no universally standardized yardstick for measuring success. Success is a multi-dimensional phenomenon. It’s a […]

The Core of Your Personal Success

There are things that you have the ability to do. Call this your Circle of Abilities – Circle A Then there are things you have interests in. Call this your Circle of Interests. – Circle I Let region A envelope those things for which you have the ability to do, but lack the interest and […]

Are You Prepared for a Global Economic Recession?

The big question in everyone’s mind today is, “Are we headed for a global economic recession?” At the individual level, however, a more significant question is “Are you prepared for a global economic recession?” Your personal answer to that question is what counts at this time. So, what are you doing to insulate yourself, and […]

What are you very good at?

What are you very good at? This is a very important question because it helps you discover yourself . I actually stumbled into this awareness. As a pastor of a small Church in the University town of Nsukka, in South Eastern Nigeria, I felt like the congregation was bored with my Sunday sermons. The reason […]

Why is it easier to think negatively?

In the article, “Conquering Your Internal Critic So You Can Sing Your Own Song” posted on http://www.inspiremetoday.com , Jack N. Singer, Ph.D. Professional Psychologist, renowned Speaker and Consultant, references Dr. Shad Helmstetter’s fascinating statistic; “By the time the average youngster reaches the age of eighteen, he or she has been told something negative or something […]

Hey! You don’t have to die!

I’ve discovered that there’s something worse than death, and that’s the fear of death. You don’t know what this fear is until you face it! For instance, when you’ve been diagnosed of a terminal disease like cancer, or HIV – when the doctors tell you that there’s nothing else they can do, at such times […]

By the way?Who are You talking to?

One day, a young undergraduate of Electronic Engineering at the university here came to see me. He was the prayer coordinator for one of the large Christian Students Fellowships on Campus and wanted to spend some days at our home for a time of prayer. I allowed him the use of our guest room. He […]