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  • Wednesday, 7 January 2015



    Hello Friends,

    I’m starting this post by officially saying

    HAPPY NEW YEAR!

    It’s good to have a new beginning. Everyone loves to be given another trial. Everyone deserves a second chance.

    I for one deserve a second chance especially on this blog. This blog Last year (2014), was a silent ground. I only published five times. It was that bad. There were so many factors that I can’t speak about now.

    However, a lot of exciting happened to me last year. It was a year of discovery and development. Well, let’s leave last year aside.

    This year (2015) started on a good note on my side. I crossed over to my Final year in college. It’s really exciting yet, I'm nervous.
    To crown it up, I'm back in action on this blog. Let’s just hope I'm back for good: D

    To officially start with this year, I'm doing a full recap of my all-time best post based on the number of page views. Remember, we are here to keep inspiring you. 

    Here is my Top 10 All Time Most Popular Post. It’s arranged in ascending order.

    Beware! Anyone that reads these posts or even takes a peep is at risk of being OVER INSPIRED!


    10 Most Popular Post That Rocked All Time


    1. Your Thoughts, Your Belief, Your Reality

    thoughts, beliefs, reality

    This is the first post that i wrote on this blog. The Bible says "as a man thinks, so he is". I shared some practical examples of how our thought patter and beliefs can effect our physical realities. READ MORE

    2. Common Habits That Prevents You From Accomplishing Your Dreams

    dreams, success, goal, vision


    It's one thing to dream, it's another to bring our dreams to reality. Of those many obstacles that can come our way, the most important ones that I'm very much interested in are the internal ones. Your personal habits or beliefs can greatly influence the rate at which you achieve your dreams. READ MORE 

    3. 16 habits For Successful Self And Time Management


    time, management, self management

    If there is anything as potent as a bad habit , it's a good habit. Well. if you don't have the right means to manage yourself and time, you will just be a bunch of means. READ MORE

    4. 14 Thanksgiving/Praise quotes By Pastor E.A Adeboye

    Rccg

    “When you are grateful, you cans see what you have- you can unlock blessings to flow in your life”- Suze Orman   READ MORE

    5. 6 Principles Of The Eagle To Learn From

    principles, eagle, bird

    The ways of the eagle is are unique. This is what makes them kind of superior to other birds. Learning from them won't be a bad idea. READ MORE

    6. Disadvantages Of Study Groups 

    reading, exams, college, high school

    I study in the faculty of education. So, this one of my area of interest. Study groups can be very helpful in school but can also be a demon. READ MORE

    7. 25 soul Winning Quotes By Pastor E.A Adeboye

    Soul winning, gospel, Jesus

    He that wins a soul is wise. Won't you rather be wise. READ MORE

    8. 68 Ways To Become A Better Person

    better person

    This is one of my favourites. Everyone that really has a sense of direction in life must try to  grow daily. Today version of you should exceed yesterday and tomorrow version of you should exceed today. READ MORE

    9. Introduction To My Single Story Project (MSSP)

    stereotypes, prejudice, discrimination

    I started this campaign after watching a video titled "Dangers of a single story" by Chimamanda Adichie. I would love you to join me in fighting single stories! READ MORE

    10. Seriously! You should give up!

    give upon the wrong goals

    This really brought a lot of controversy. At first it seems not to be right. But you know, you can never judge a book by it's cover title. the truth is that, there are some things in our lives that when we take a deep look into it calls for a quit. READ MORE

    Conclusion

    There are some other amazing posts that didn't make it to this top ten list. You can check out the archives. They are all yours to feast on. What do you think about this list? Please share with me below.

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. I will be telling you a story of a mysterious church cleaner. If you love me and this post, share it with your friends. :) 

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    You may also Read:
    Getting Your Attitude Right!
    How well do you control your Hulk mode?
    Why You Need To Speak Positively

    Top 10 Most Popular All Time Posts That Rocked on This Blog

    Posted at  Wednesday, January 07, 2015  |  in  Self improvement  |  Read More»



    Hello Friends,

    I’m starting this post by officially saying

    HAPPY NEW YEAR!

    It’s good to have a new beginning. Everyone loves to be given another trial. Everyone deserves a second chance.

    I for one deserve a second chance especially on this blog. This blog Last year (2014), was a silent ground. I only published five times. It was that bad. There were so many factors that I can’t speak about now.

    However, a lot of exciting happened to me last year. It was a year of discovery and development. Well, let’s leave last year aside.

    This year (2015) started on a good note on my side. I crossed over to my Final year in college. It’s really exciting yet, I'm nervous.
    To crown it up, I'm back in action on this blog. Let’s just hope I'm back for good: D

    To officially start with this year, I'm doing a full recap of my all-time best post based on the number of page views. Remember, we are here to keep inspiring you. 

    Here is my Top 10 All Time Most Popular Post. It’s arranged in ascending order.

    Beware! Anyone that reads these posts or even takes a peep is at risk of being OVER INSPIRED!


    10 Most Popular Post That Rocked All Time


    1. Your Thoughts, Your Belief, Your Reality

    thoughts, beliefs, reality

    This is the first post that i wrote on this blog. The Bible says "as a man thinks, so he is". I shared some practical examples of how our thought patter and beliefs can effect our physical realities. READ MORE

    2. Common Habits That Prevents You From Accomplishing Your Dreams

    dreams, success, goal, vision


    It's one thing to dream, it's another to bring our dreams to reality. Of those many obstacles that can come our way, the most important ones that I'm very much interested in are the internal ones. Your personal habits or beliefs can greatly influence the rate at which you achieve your dreams. READ MORE 

    3. 16 habits For Successful Self And Time Management


    time, management, self management

    If there is anything as potent as a bad habit , it's a good habit. Well. if you don't have the right means to manage yourself and time, you will just be a bunch of means. READ MORE

    4. 14 Thanksgiving/Praise quotes By Pastor E.A Adeboye

    Rccg

    “When you are grateful, you cans see what you have- you can unlock blessings to flow in your life”- Suze Orman   READ MORE

    5. 6 Principles Of The Eagle To Learn From

    principles, eagle, bird

    The ways of the eagle is are unique. This is what makes them kind of superior to other birds. Learning from them won't be a bad idea. READ MORE

    6. Disadvantages Of Study Groups 

    reading, exams, college, high school

    I study in the faculty of education. So, this one of my area of interest. Study groups can be very helpful in school but can also be a demon. READ MORE

    7. 25 soul Winning Quotes By Pastor E.A Adeboye

    Soul winning, gospel, Jesus

    He that wins a soul is wise. Won't you rather be wise. READ MORE

    8. 68 Ways To Become A Better Person

    better person

    This is one of my favourites. Everyone that really has a sense of direction in life must try to  grow daily. Today version of you should exceed yesterday and tomorrow version of you should exceed today. READ MORE

    9. Introduction To My Single Story Project (MSSP)

    stereotypes, prejudice, discrimination

    I started this campaign after watching a video titled "Dangers of a single story" by Chimamanda Adichie. I would love you to join me in fighting single stories! READ MORE

    10. Seriously! You should give up!

    give upon the wrong goals

    This really brought a lot of controversy. At first it seems not to be right. But you know, you can never judge a book by it's cover title. the truth is that, there are some things in our lives that when we take a deep look into it calls for a quit. READ MORE

    Conclusion

    There are some other amazing posts that didn't make it to this top ten list. You can check out the archives. They are all yours to feast on. What do you think about this list? Please share with me below.

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. I will be telling you a story of a mysterious church cleaner. If you love me and this post, share it with your friends. :) 

     BE MY FRIEND!
    Twitter: IamOabraham
    BBM: 745F939E

    You may also Read:
    Getting Your Attitude Right!
    How well do you control your Hulk mode?
    Why You Need To Speak Positively

    Monday, 5 January 2015

    Purpose, quotes, inspiration
    Source: http://www.trm-ministry.com/purpose/

    Opening verse

    “For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the first born among many brothers. And those whom he predestined he also called, and those whom he called he also justified and those whom he justified he also glorified. “ - Romans 8: 29


     If you fail to discover why you are on earth, Satan and men will happily sell theirs to you. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye


     God always has a purpose for taking a person through various departments. Sometimes, it is a preparation for greater things to come. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

    You were created for a purpose, even if you were conceived by mistake, you are not an accident. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

    Ambition is man’s way into his destiny while vision is God’s path into His destiny for man. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

     Being single minded is the secret of success of the saints who had gone before us. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

     To walk in the footsteps of the Lord successfully, you must be a man of one purpose. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

     The secret of enjoying everlasting blessings from the Lord is to make Him our goal. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

    Well actually I don't think it's a bunch of bad things that send us to hell. I think it is rejection of God's grace. - Rick Warren

     If you fail to follow the plan, God can replace you. Go ask Saul, he is a witness – Ologundudu Abraham

     Any time God calls you, He endorses you before sending you out. – Ologundudu Abraham

     Your calling and what God has given you to fulfil it are different. - Tehinse Korede

    Singing is not the calling. Singing is the avenue to fulfil the calling. – Tehinse Korede

    The calling is that when I sing, men should come to the knowledge of Jesus and embrace Jesus. – Tehinse Korede.

     Knowing who you are in Christ is the first step in fulfilling purpose. – Ologundudu Abraham

    Your essence is not just in knowing your purpose but fulfilling it. – Ologundudu Abraham

    You will be doing a great harm to yourself if you think your God revealed purpose is too big for you. – Ologundudu Abraham

     Why did God create man when he had angels and elders that always worship him? You are special to God. – Ologundudu Abraham

     You should never be carried away with the magnitude of God’s purpose for your life. – Ologundudu Abraham

     God is looking for people to use, and if you can get usable, he will wear you out. The most dangerous prayer you can pray is this: 'Use me.' - Rick Warren


     You were made by God and for God, and until you understand that, life will never make sense. - Rick Warren

     If God only used perfect people, nothing would get done. God will use anybody if you're available. - Rick Warren

     The only way you can serve God is by serving other people. -  Rick Warren

    Think of the self that God has given as an acorn. It is a marvellous little thing, a perfect shape, perfectly designed for its purpose, perfectly functional. Think of the grand glory of an oak tree. God’s intention when He made the acorn was the oak tree. His intention for us is ‘… the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ.’ Many deaths must go into our reaching that measure, many letting-goes. When you look at the oak tree, you don’t feel that the loss’ of the acorn is a very great loss. The more you perceive God’s purpose in your life, the less terrible the losses seem.Elisabeth Elliot

     The will of God is not something you add to your life. It’s a course you choose. You either line yourself up with the Son of God…or you capitulate to the principle which governs the rest of the world.”Elisabeth Elliot

     Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do--then do it with all your strength. George Washington

    Hey you!

    I hope you found this Christian quote useful? if yes, share with me below. My eyes are itching to read your comment.

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post inspires you, share it with your friends. :) 

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    Other Inspiring Quotes:
    25 soul winning quotes by Pastor E.A Adeboye

    25 Inspiring Christian Quotes About Purpose

    Posted at  Monday, January 05, 2015  |  in  Quotes  |  Read More»

    Purpose, quotes, inspiration
    Source: http://www.trm-ministry.com/purpose/

    Opening verse

    “For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the first born among many brothers. And those whom he predestined he also called, and those whom he called he also justified and those whom he justified he also glorified. “ - Romans 8: 29


     If you fail to discover why you are on earth, Satan and men will happily sell theirs to you. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye


     God always has a purpose for taking a person through various departments. Sometimes, it is a preparation for greater things to come. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

    You were created for a purpose, even if you were conceived by mistake, you are not an accident. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

    Ambition is man’s way into his destiny while vision is God’s path into His destiny for man. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

     Being single minded is the secret of success of the saints who had gone before us. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

     To walk in the footsteps of the Lord successfully, you must be a man of one purpose. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

     The secret of enjoying everlasting blessings from the Lord is to make Him our goal. - Pastor. E.A Adeboye

    Well actually I don't think it's a bunch of bad things that send us to hell. I think it is rejection of God's grace. - Rick Warren

     If you fail to follow the plan, God can replace you. Go ask Saul, he is a witness – Ologundudu Abraham

     Any time God calls you, He endorses you before sending you out. – Ologundudu Abraham

     Your calling and what God has given you to fulfil it are different. - Tehinse Korede

    Singing is not the calling. Singing is the avenue to fulfil the calling. – Tehinse Korede

    The calling is that when I sing, men should come to the knowledge of Jesus and embrace Jesus. – Tehinse Korede.

     Knowing who you are in Christ is the first step in fulfilling purpose. – Ologundudu Abraham

    Your essence is not just in knowing your purpose but fulfilling it. – Ologundudu Abraham

    You will be doing a great harm to yourself if you think your God revealed purpose is too big for you. – Ologundudu Abraham

     Why did God create man when he had angels and elders that always worship him? You are special to God. – Ologundudu Abraham

     You should never be carried away with the magnitude of God’s purpose for your life. – Ologundudu Abraham

     God is looking for people to use, and if you can get usable, he will wear you out. The most dangerous prayer you can pray is this: 'Use me.' - Rick Warren


     You were made by God and for God, and until you understand that, life will never make sense. - Rick Warren

     If God only used perfect people, nothing would get done. God will use anybody if you're available. - Rick Warren

     The only way you can serve God is by serving other people. -  Rick Warren

    Think of the self that God has given as an acorn. It is a marvellous little thing, a perfect shape, perfectly designed for its purpose, perfectly functional. Think of the grand glory of an oak tree. God’s intention when He made the acorn was the oak tree. His intention for us is ‘… the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ.’ Many deaths must go into our reaching that measure, many letting-goes. When you look at the oak tree, you don’t feel that the loss’ of the acorn is a very great loss. The more you perceive God’s purpose in your life, the less terrible the losses seem.Elisabeth Elliot

     The will of God is not something you add to your life. It’s a course you choose. You either line yourself up with the Son of God…or you capitulate to the principle which governs the rest of the world.”Elisabeth Elliot

     Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do--then do it with all your strength. George Washington

    Hey you!

    I hope you found this Christian quote useful? if yes, share with me below. My eyes are itching to read your comment.

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post inspires you, share it with your friends. :) 

    BE MY FRIEND!
    Twitter: IamOabraham
    BBM745F939E


    Other Inspiring Quotes:
    25 soul winning quotes by Pastor E.A Adeboye

    Friday, 7 November 2014



    A woman with a mopstick

    Hello Dear readers,

    I promised to share this story with in my last post. 

    I was going through my blog draft and I found this unfinished post.

    It was meant to be published a long time ago.

    This is a true life story. It's short but i employ you to learn from this. This story was a testimony my dad shared sometime back.

    This is a story of a mysterious cleaner in a local church here in Nigeria. 


    She would come as early as 6:00am on Sunday morning's to clean the church; she would sweep the floor, clean the chairs and even wash the toilet. 


    Every cleaning you could ever think of, she did them.

    It wasn't possible for her to do it on Saturday's because different departments in the church usually meet for previews, rehearsals. etc.

    Each time, the church workers get to church by 7:00am, they only come to meet the church well set for the meeting. Nobody knew how and perhaps nobody was extra curious to find out. To some, it was probably a relief.

    This woman continued with this selfless act for months without disclosing her identity but unknowingly, her reward was just around the corner.

    According to my Dad, one fateful day, a man who was not a member of that church had the leading by the Holy Spirit to hand over the key of a brand new Mercedes Benz 230 as far back as 2002, to anyone he meets in that church by 6:30am.

    This man in his "innocent church mind" thought he would meet the pastor of the church. He went ahead with the instruction and as usual he met the old woman in the church.


    He reluctantly gave the car keys to her and told her how he was led of the Holy Spirit to do that.

    This elderly woman, who wasn't a literate and in her late 60's was really excited! She was given Mercedes Benz 230. Though I have no idea how much it cost way back in 2002 but I know it was really a fortune.

    This woman stayed back till 7:00am this time around. She was still not sure and decided to give the key to the pastor.

    Not too long, the pastor arrived and she narrated the whole event to him. He was bewildered at such sacrifice she had paid.

    He gave the car key back to her and said "This is the reward of true service".

    The woman who was a widow and lived from hand to mouth, sold off the car and used the money to start a business.That was how her story changed for good. (Well, i don't know if she continued sweeping).

      Moral Lesson

    • This woman might have realized that serving as a Sunday school teacher, usher or even as a chorister is not her strength and she gave the very best to God with what she could do-sweeping. This is not an excuse for not developing yourself but the focus here is actually diligence.
    • God resists the proud and gives grace to the humble.
    • Never seek men praises but in humility, seek God's approval. Man seeking equals eye service but God seeking equals heart service.
    • Remember, no matter what you do, If you think no one is watching, God is watching from above. He looks beyond the surface but seeks the intent of the heart and rewards on that basis.

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post inspires you, share it with your friends. :) 

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    BBM: 745F939E

    Other Inspiring stories:

    The Mysterious Cleaner: Reward of True Service

    Posted at  Friday, November 07, 2014  |  in  Motivation  |  Read More»



    A woman with a mopstick

    Hello Dear readers,

    I promised to share this story with in my last post. 

    I was going through my blog draft and I found this unfinished post.

    It was meant to be published a long time ago.

    This is a true life story. It's short but i employ you to learn from this. This story was a testimony my dad shared sometime back.

    This is a story of a mysterious cleaner in a local church here in Nigeria. 


    She would come as early as 6:00am on Sunday morning's to clean the church; she would sweep the floor, clean the chairs and even wash the toilet. 


    Every cleaning you could ever think of, she did them.

    It wasn't possible for her to do it on Saturday's because different departments in the church usually meet for previews, rehearsals. etc.

    Each time, the church workers get to church by 7:00am, they only come to meet the church well set for the meeting. Nobody knew how and perhaps nobody was extra curious to find out. To some, it was probably a relief.

    This woman continued with this selfless act for months without disclosing her identity but unknowingly, her reward was just around the corner.

    According to my Dad, one fateful day, a man who was not a member of that church had the leading by the Holy Spirit to hand over the key of a brand new Mercedes Benz 230 as far back as 2002, to anyone he meets in that church by 6:30am.

    This man in his "innocent church mind" thought he would meet the pastor of the church. He went ahead with the instruction and as usual he met the old woman in the church.


    He reluctantly gave the car keys to her and told her how he was led of the Holy Spirit to do that.

    This elderly woman, who wasn't a literate and in her late 60's was really excited! She was given Mercedes Benz 230. Though I have no idea how much it cost way back in 2002 but I know it was really a fortune.

    This woman stayed back till 7:00am this time around. She was still not sure and decided to give the key to the pastor.

    Not too long, the pastor arrived and she narrated the whole event to him. He was bewildered at such sacrifice she had paid.

    He gave the car key back to her and said "This is the reward of true service".

    The woman who was a widow and lived from hand to mouth, sold off the car and used the money to start a business.That was how her story changed for good. (Well, i don't know if she continued sweeping).

      Moral Lesson

    • This woman might have realized that serving as a Sunday school teacher, usher or even as a chorister is not her strength and she gave the very best to God with what she could do-sweeping. This is not an excuse for not developing yourself but the focus here is actually diligence.
    • God resists the proud and gives grace to the humble.
    • Never seek men praises but in humility, seek God's approval. Man seeking equals eye service but God seeking equals heart service.
    • Remember, no matter what you do, If you think no one is watching, God is watching from above. He looks beyond the surface but seeks the intent of the heart and rewards on that basis.

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post inspires you, share it with your friends. :) 

    BE MY FRIEND!
    Twitter: IamOabraham
    BBM: 745F939E

    Other Inspiring stories:

    Wednesday, 15 October 2014

    *Dusts Blog* Hello friends!

    It's been quite long since I came here. It's over Four(4) Months. My absence is "deliberately-not deliberate" (I will explain). 

    Earlier this year, I decided to slow down on blogging and focus more on academics because blogging takes much of my time.
    I take education as top priority. I believe anything that demands much of my time and my money (parents money), should be done well.

    You will still agree with me that what is worth doing is worth doing well. I can't spend Four years in college and not have anything to show for.

    Glory to God, I am gradually approaching my aim(Top secret). This is why I have been off the blog for a while plus some other unforeseen circumstances.

    I really miss you guys. After series of calls,critique and encouragement, I finally decided to come back (after fighting writers block for weeks). 
    lessons, blogging, recess

    During this short blogging recess, I would say I "re-learnt" a few lessons. I said "re-learnt" because they were not new to me but circumstances made me reflect over them again.

    They are reinforced lessons. One of the theories of learning focuses on reinforcement. It could be negative or positive reinforcement. It has to do with consistently re-introducing a set stimulus until you master the response (in the long term memory). 

    Most times you forget what you read because there was no reinforcement. 

    Ok. Enough of the lecture.

    Lesson 1: If you always wait until you have enough time&resources to start up an idea, you will never get it.

    I don't know about you but it's good to start with what you have. If You can diligently kick start that project, idea, etc. It will grow to fetch you what you need. All you need to do is make adequate plans

    Perhaps if Mark Zuckerburg waited till he had a million dollars to start his company, the Facebook we know of today might not exist yet. 

    If you complain often that there is no time, you will never have the time. If you can't manage 24hrs=1day, you can't manage 48hrs=1day. 

    Those times we spend on "unnecessary" chats, sleep etc can be used for something more productive.
    Friends, it just for you to take that bold step. 

    I started blogging with Nokia C1. It was terrific. I would type 2,500 words blog post. I used UC browser. It renders blogger.com well. I would manually insert the HTML tags. It paid off in a long run.
    Start something Mon-amis! :)

    *Check one of my first posts on this blog. Over 9000 page views: Your thoughts, your beliefs, your reality.*

    Lesson 2: No matter what you do or who you are, you will always have haters.

    I don't have much to say on this. It's just the truth. A song writer said "If nobody talks about you, then you are nobody." 

    I actually listen to all criticisms but never accept all. The ones that are helpful, I pick and discard the rest.

    Lesson 3: You can always learn to multitask.

    With proper time management and a focused mind, you can be engaged in more than one activity.
    I thought I wouldn't be able to manage my blog, Studies and other extra curricular activities I'm engaged in.
    It turned out to be lies in my head.
    Though everyone might have a limit to which they can multitask. It all requires disciplining plus the right combination of activities.

    Lesson 4: Value Relationship.

    It's the greatest resource and asset. Those seemly small people around you are what you need to achieve whatever you want.

    All you need to do is discover the treasure in anyone that crosses your path and harness it to your advantage(not on the negative though).

    Lesson 5: Always update yourself.

    If you are not informed, you are deformed. The world is changing everyday and if don't update yourself, you will lose relevance. 

    Don't just sit there and be a local champion. Make things happen. 

    Most times, what makes one person stand out among peers is simply information.

    If you search, there are information around you that will make you a relevant person in your generation.

    Bonus lesson: Ask question and share your problems. It will do you a lot of good.

     Lets Talk

    What is that one lesson you recently learnt that has changed your life? Let's chat below. Use the comment form. :)

    PS:  Subscribe to get my next post right in your mailbox. I will be telling you a story of a mysterious church cleaner. If you love me and this post, share it with your friends. :) 

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    3 Reinforced Lessons during my Blogging Recess

    Posted at  Wednesday, October 15, 2014  |  in  miscellaneous  |  Read More»

    *Dusts Blog* Hello friends!

    It's been quite long since I came here. It's over Four(4) Months. My absence is "deliberately-not deliberate" (I will explain). 

    Earlier this year, I decided to slow down on blogging and focus more on academics because blogging takes much of my time.
    I take education as top priority. I believe anything that demands much of my time and my money (parents money), should be done well.

    You will still agree with me that what is worth doing is worth doing well. I can't spend Four years in college and not have anything to show for.

    Glory to God, I am gradually approaching my aim(Top secret). This is why I have been off the blog for a while plus some other unforeseen circumstances.

    I really miss you guys. After series of calls,critique and encouragement, I finally decided to come back (after fighting writers block for weeks). 
    lessons, blogging, recess

    During this short blogging recess, I would say I "re-learnt" a few lessons. I said "re-learnt" because they were not new to me but circumstances made me reflect over them again.

    They are reinforced lessons. One of the theories of learning focuses on reinforcement. It could be negative or positive reinforcement. It has to do with consistently re-introducing a set stimulus until you master the response (in the long term memory). 

    Most times you forget what you read because there was no reinforcement. 

    Ok. Enough of the lecture.

    Lesson 1: If you always wait until you have enough time&resources to start up an idea, you will never get it.

    I don't know about you but it's good to start with what you have. If You can diligently kick start that project, idea, etc. It will grow to fetch you what you need. All you need to do is make adequate plans

    Perhaps if Mark Zuckerburg waited till he had a million dollars to start his company, the Facebook we know of today might not exist yet. 

    If you complain often that there is no time, you will never have the time. If you can't manage 24hrs=1day, you can't manage 48hrs=1day. 

    Those times we spend on "unnecessary" chats, sleep etc can be used for something more productive.
    Friends, it just for you to take that bold step. 

    I started blogging with Nokia C1. It was terrific. I would type 2,500 words blog post. I used UC browser. It renders blogger.com well. I would manually insert the HTML tags. It paid off in a long run.
    Start something Mon-amis! :)

    *Check one of my first posts on this blog. Over 9000 page views: Your thoughts, your beliefs, your reality.*

    Lesson 2: No matter what you do or who you are, you will always have haters.

    I don't have much to say on this. It's just the truth. A song writer said "If nobody talks about you, then you are nobody." 

    I actually listen to all criticisms but never accept all. The ones that are helpful, I pick and discard the rest.

    Lesson 3: You can always learn to multitask.

    With proper time management and a focused mind, you can be engaged in more than one activity.
    I thought I wouldn't be able to manage my blog, Studies and other extra curricular activities I'm engaged in.
    It turned out to be lies in my head.
    Though everyone might have a limit to which they can multitask. It all requires disciplining plus the right combination of activities.

    Lesson 4: Value Relationship.

    It's the greatest resource and asset. Those seemly small people around you are what you need to achieve whatever you want.

    All you need to do is discover the treasure in anyone that crosses your path and harness it to your advantage(not on the negative though).

    Lesson 5: Always update yourself.

    If you are not informed, you are deformed. The world is changing everyday and if don't update yourself, you will lose relevance. 

    Don't just sit there and be a local champion. Make things happen. 

    Most times, what makes one person stand out among peers is simply information.

    If you search, there are information around you that will make you a relevant person in your generation.

    Bonus lesson: Ask question and share your problems. It will do you a lot of good.

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    What is that one lesson you recently learnt that has changed your life? Let's chat below. Use the comment form. :)

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    Monday, 21 April 2014

     It’s another season of celebration and reflection. A time to focus on the sacrifice that Jesus the Christ made for humanity. It is an exchange that took place between three days; from death to life.   It’s what makes the Christian Faith unique. Every man that plugs himself into the reality of this sacrifice by faith (believing) gets the free gift of righteousness.
    “For if by one man’s offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one (Jesus Christ).” – Romans 5:17

    The cross


    If we were not there when Adam the first man disobeyed and we all were stuck in it, the same process follows that one man’s obedience (Jesus) gives us all who believe in Him righteousness.

    However, it’s really great to experience another Easter Period but I can’t ignore the fact that the last three months has recorded death of innocent lives especially from the Boko Haram Terrorists.
    I was reading the papers and I saw pictures that made me weep. It is really sad to hear that a family died due to a bomb blast. My hearts always go out to these victims in prayers. I hope you will be doing the same. We all need to pray for a terrorist free nation.

    In the light of this, I want to share some things we need to understand as Christians in other to live a well-seasoned life.

    A Man is His Thoughts

    "Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the LORD, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
    For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the LORD.” – Isaiah 55:7-8
    God by prophecy through Isaiah makes it clear to us that man’s evil/unrighteous way is a  product of his thoughts. I have written quite a a number of posts on our thoughts because I understand the important role it plays in all we do. See my archive.

    The principal factor to every decision a man makes lies in his mind set. Everything a man does in life has a direct connection to his thoughts. The events that unfold around him is a reflection of his thoughts.
    The thoughts, words and actions of a man is intertwined. The “principle of thoughts” can’t be overemphasized.
    “As a man thinks, so is he.”
    A man is known by his words and actions (Content of his character).Since we were initially designed in God’s image, there are similarities in the mode of operation(mechanism) of man with God except for the fact that the natural man’s operating spirit (OS) got corrupted by sin.

    This therefore created a disparity in the may God and man operates.
    “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.” -  Isaiah 55:9
    God’s thoughts are of good purpose, thoughts of power and potency and they reflect in his words and actions.
    His words are full of integrity, power, potency and authority. His words are full of fertility, productivity, wealth, love and of all good and perfect thing.
    “For as the rain comes down, and the snow from heaven, and returns not thither, but waters the earth, and makes it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater:So shall my word be that goes forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.”- Isaiah 55:10-11

    The scripture also confirms that out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaks (acts)”

    God also initiated an act based on the abundance of His heart (mind/thoughts). He gave his only begotten son to die for our sins.(John 3:16)

    This is the mechanism that man was designed to operate with. Everything we command is a product of our thoughts.

    A solution

    The very nature of man got corrupted by sin since the beginning. He doesn't naturally think was totally satisfies the inner man, He doesn't act what satisfies and speak what satisfies.

    For this to be corrected, he needs to be filled with the original content that births good. He needs to be filled with something of equal or more potency of his original design.

    Man is actually a spirit and the only anti-virus is the Holy Spirit but the Holy spirit can only rest in man trough a Holy medium. This medium is the blood of Jesus that was shed on the cross. 

    Therefore, by faith in the sacrifice on the cross, we are cleansed, thereby allowing or granting the Holy Spirit the perfect condition for Him to stay in us.

    Now the original nature is restored, he is empowered with the ability to think good/satisfying and eternal things that will satisfy him (spirit man) as long as he remains plugged to the source of power; JESUS THE CHRIST.

    A MAN IS HIS THOUGHTS! THE SEED TO THE REALITY OF A MAN LIES IN HIS THOUGHTS

    CONFESSION

    I am made in God’s image and likeness. I am a reflection of God’s thought. I am a product of God’s word. God is His word; Therefore I am god(psalm 82:6). A co-creator with God, creating every good and perfect thing unto eternity.

    Lets Talk
    I love contributions. Let me know how you are celebrating Easter or a question. just use the comment form below.
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     It’s another season of celebration and reflection. A time to focus on the sacrifice that Jesus the Christ made for humanity. It is an exchange that took place between three days; from death to life.   It’s what makes the Christian Faith unique. Every man that plugs himself into the reality of this sacrifice by faith (believing) gets the free gift of righteousness.
    “For if by one man’s offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one (Jesus Christ).” – Romans 5:17

    The cross


    If we were not there when Adam the first man disobeyed and we all were stuck in it, the same process follows that one man’s obedience (Jesus) gives us all who believe in Him righteousness.

    However, it’s really great to experience another Easter Period but I can’t ignore the fact that the last three months has recorded death of innocent lives especially from the Boko Haram Terrorists.
    I was reading the papers and I saw pictures that made me weep. It is really sad to hear that a family died due to a bomb blast. My hearts always go out to these victims in prayers. I hope you will be doing the same. We all need to pray for a terrorist free nation.

    In the light of this, I want to share some things we need to understand as Christians in other to live a well-seasoned life.

    A Man is His Thoughts

    "Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the LORD, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
    For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the LORD.” – Isaiah 55:7-8
    God by prophecy through Isaiah makes it clear to us that man’s evil/unrighteous way is a  product of his thoughts. I have written quite a a number of posts on our thoughts because I understand the important role it plays in all we do. See my archive.

    The principal factor to every decision a man makes lies in his mind set. Everything a man does in life has a direct connection to his thoughts. The events that unfold around him is a reflection of his thoughts.
    The thoughts, words and actions of a man is intertwined. The “principle of thoughts” can’t be overemphasized.
    “As a man thinks, so is he.”
    A man is known by his words and actions (Content of his character).Since we were initially designed in God’s image, there are similarities in the mode of operation(mechanism) of man with God except for the fact that the natural man’s operating spirit (OS) got corrupted by sin.

    This therefore created a disparity in the may God and man operates.
    “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.” -  Isaiah 55:9
    God’s thoughts are of good purpose, thoughts of power and potency and they reflect in his words and actions.
    His words are full of integrity, power, potency and authority. His words are full of fertility, productivity, wealth, love and of all good and perfect thing.
    “For as the rain comes down, and the snow from heaven, and returns not thither, but waters the earth, and makes it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater:So shall my word be that goes forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.”- Isaiah 55:10-11

    The scripture also confirms that out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaks (acts)”

    God also initiated an act based on the abundance of His heart (mind/thoughts). He gave his only begotten son to die for our sins.(John 3:16)

    This is the mechanism that man was designed to operate with. Everything we command is a product of our thoughts.

    A solution

    The very nature of man got corrupted by sin since the beginning. He doesn't naturally think was totally satisfies the inner man, He doesn't act what satisfies and speak what satisfies.

    For this to be corrected, he needs to be filled with the original content that births good. He needs to be filled with something of equal or more potency of his original design.

    Man is actually a spirit and the only anti-virus is the Holy Spirit but the Holy spirit can only rest in man trough a Holy medium. This medium is the blood of Jesus that was shed on the cross. 

    Therefore, by faith in the sacrifice on the cross, we are cleansed, thereby allowing or granting the Holy Spirit the perfect condition for Him to stay in us.

    Now the original nature is restored, he is empowered with the ability to think good/satisfying and eternal things that will satisfy him (spirit man) as long as he remains plugged to the source of power; JESUS THE CHRIST.

    A MAN IS HIS THOUGHTS! THE SEED TO THE REALITY OF A MAN LIES IN HIS THOUGHTS

    CONFESSION

    I am made in God’s image and likeness. I am a reflection of God’s thought. I am a product of God’s word. God is His word; Therefore I am god(psalm 82:6). A co-creator with God, creating every good and perfect thing unto eternity.

    Lets Talk
    I love contributions. Let me know how you are celebrating Easter or a question. just use the comment form below.
    PS:  Subscribe to get my updates right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post, share it with your friends. :) 

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    Monday, 10 March 2014

    "For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light" - Psalm 36:9 
    Light is an incredible force. It's usefulness and potency is undisputed. Light in itself represents Life.
    Expressing praise, Light of God

    The earth is alive because of the sun. It was created by God to give energy to the earth; what we know as SOLAR ENERGY.
    Many mechanisms on earth needs the Sun to operate; From physical to chemical. Plants, Animals and Human need the Sun to survive. It was God ordained. 

    The focus of today is on a far greater light than Sun. The Light that brought about the Sun. It is the light of God.

    Scripture make us understand that God created the world with the word which is Jesus. The sun and everything came to be by Jesus.

    Jesus is the life force of the world because she was framed by Him.
    Therefore we must see the Authoritative nature in His Light. In the book of John, the Light shone and darkness couldn't comprehend.

    This is the subduing power of Jesus in our lives. He can shine into every tight corners of our situation and bring life to it.

    All you need is an encounter. Desire an encounter, encourage an encounter and thirst for an encounter. Just fix your eyes on Him.

    If you let Him, he will light you up, Just stay connected.
    The natural man most times and some believers always go seek help in the wrong place.

    They seek  satisfaction in earthly things. Sometimes we try to use our ambitions, career, family to replace God's light but deep down there is an emptiness crying out to be filled.

    In Isaiah 55, Prophet Isaiah was speaking God's mind when he was moved by the spirit.


    "Come, all you who are thirsty, come to the waters; and you who have no money, come buy and eat!
    Come, buy wine and milk without money and without cost.
    Why spend monetary on what is not bread, and your labour on what does not satisfy....."
    The deep calls to the deep. Man is a spirit being and therefore material/physical can't satisfy him no matter how long the pretending can last.

    The only thing that can satisfy a man is the spirit of God.
    Allow God's Light via His words powered by the Holy Spirit to express Himself in you.


    Jesus said, 
    "Everyone who drinks this water(natural water) will be thirsting again but whoever drinks the water I give will never thirst.
    Indeed, the water I give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life."( John 4:13-14)
    The beautiful thing is that when God fills you up, it multiplies.
    Seek that which satisfy your spirit man.

    Focus:
    Man is a spirit and He can only quench the inner hunger and thirst by God's Light.

    Lets Talk
    Have you experienced God's light in any area of your life? Let's chat below :)

    PS:  Subscribe to get my updates right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post, share it with your friends. :) 

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    "For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light" - Psalm 36:9 
    Light is an incredible force. It's usefulness and potency is undisputed. Light in itself represents Life.
    Expressing praise, Light of God

    The earth is alive because of the sun. It was created by God to give energy to the earth; what we know as SOLAR ENERGY.
    Many mechanisms on earth needs the Sun to operate; From physical to chemical. Plants, Animals and Human need the Sun to survive. It was God ordained. 

    The focus of today is on a far greater light than Sun. The Light that brought about the Sun. It is the light of God.

    Scripture make us understand that God created the world with the word which is Jesus. The sun and everything came to be by Jesus.

    Jesus is the life force of the world because she was framed by Him.
    Therefore we must see the Authoritative nature in His Light. In the book of John, the Light shone and darkness couldn't comprehend.

    This is the subduing power of Jesus in our lives. He can shine into every tight corners of our situation and bring life to it.

    All you need is an encounter. Desire an encounter, encourage an encounter and thirst for an encounter. Just fix your eyes on Him.

    If you let Him, he will light you up, Just stay connected.
    The natural man most times and some believers always go seek help in the wrong place.

    They seek  satisfaction in earthly things. Sometimes we try to use our ambitions, career, family to replace God's light but deep down there is an emptiness crying out to be filled.

    In Isaiah 55, Prophet Isaiah was speaking God's mind when he was moved by the spirit.


    "Come, all you who are thirsty, come to the waters; and you who have no money, come buy and eat!
    Come, buy wine and milk without money and without cost.
    Why spend monetary on what is not bread, and your labour on what does not satisfy....."
    The deep calls to the deep. Man is a spirit being and therefore material/physical can't satisfy him no matter how long the pretending can last.

    The only thing that can satisfy a man is the spirit of God.
    Allow God's Light via His words powered by the Holy Spirit to express Himself in you.


    Jesus said, 
    "Everyone who drinks this water(natural water) will be thirsting again but whoever drinks the water I give will never thirst.
    Indeed, the water I give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life."( John 4:13-14)
    The beautiful thing is that when God fills you up, it multiplies.
    Seek that which satisfy your spirit man.

    Focus:
    Man is a spirit and He can only quench the inner hunger and thirst by God's Light.

    Lets Talk
    Have you experienced God's light in any area of your life? Let's chat below :)

    PS:  Subscribe to get my updates right in your mailbox. If you love me and this post, share it with your friends. :) 

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    Wednesday, 4 December 2013

    The one area that every genuine Christian can’t do without is soul winning. Soul winning is the output of Evangelism. If you truly love Jesus and you know how much he has done for you, you will be proud of him anywhere you go. 

    You will always want to tell someone about him.
    The wise writer of the book of proverbs said that he that wins a soul is wise. He didn’t say he that knows about soul wining or he that preaches about soul wining. It is he that wins souls that Is wise.
    Take the world for Jesus by soul winning


    And he said unto them, Go ye into the entire world, and preach the gospel to every creature. – Mark 16: 15
    Remember the last time I shared 14 Thanksgiving/praise quotes by Pastor Adeboye. I would like to share these soul winning quotes by Pastor Adeboye which are his reflections on soul wining from the scriptures.

    “One of the reasons you have a means of livelihood is to afford you the resources with which to mobilize members of your extended family into God’s Kingdom."

    “We should prove that we are chosen to bear fruits by becoming soul winners”

    “Rather than giving up their careers for soul winning, I advised that they could keep their career pursuits and still be soul winners”

    “Your neighbours who are unbelievers should not be taken as condemned sinners, but the love of God should be shown to them. How can you claim you love your neighbours and see them march to hell?”

    “I resolved my family must be complete I Heaven.”

    “What have you done to reach out to the unsaved members if your family?”

    “You are now the light of the world. You are therefore expected to destroy darkness and sorrow.”

    “Each soul you win is priceless and worth everything money cannot buy. Just one soul gives you a priceless central reward.”

    “There are several vacancies enough for all willing candidates. Be enlisted as a soul winner today.”

    “No matter the temptation, you can’t afford not to take up God’s job offer (Soul wining).”

    “The best thing you can give your children is Jesus Christ.”

    “The greatest threats to effective evangelization of the world today are fear and laziness. If you cannot conquer these two enemies, you are going nowhere.”

    “A soul winner is someone with great value in heaven.”

    “The greatest treasure you can lay in Heavenly planet is the souls of men and women.”

    “Every soul won to the lord represents a star on your crown when you finally get home.”

    “Some peoples crown would be so ordinary because they did not win a soul, while others would have their crowns so dazzling to the eyes because of the multitude of souls won.”

    “Spiritually lay-up you treasures in heaven by wining souls.”

    “If you find It difficult to preach Jesus to others, you are denying Him.”

    “People who constantly win souls do not backslide.”

    “Those who advertise Jesus Christ don’t get into bondage.”

    “The call for soul wining is meant to enrich the soul winner.”

    “For God to answer your prayers, you must be a soul winner.”

    “If you want your prayers answered consistently make Evangelism a way of life.”

    25 soul winning quotes by Pastor E.A Adeboye

    Posted at  Wednesday, December 04, 2013  |  in  Quotes  |  Read More»

    The one area that every genuine Christian can’t do without is soul winning. Soul winning is the output of Evangelism. If you truly love Jesus and you know how much he has done for you, you will be proud of him anywhere you go. 

    You will always want to tell someone about him.
    The wise writer of the book of proverbs said that he that wins a soul is wise. He didn’t say he that knows about soul wining or he that preaches about soul wining. It is he that wins souls that Is wise.
    Take the world for Jesus by soul winning


    And he said unto them, Go ye into the entire world, and preach the gospel to every creature. – Mark 16: 15
    Remember the last time I shared 14 Thanksgiving/praise quotes by Pastor Adeboye. I would like to share these soul winning quotes by Pastor Adeboye which are his reflections on soul wining from the scriptures.

    “One of the reasons you have a means of livelihood is to afford you the resources with which to mobilize members of your extended family into God’s Kingdom."

    “We should prove that we are chosen to bear fruits by becoming soul winners”

    “Rather than giving up their careers for soul winning, I advised that they could keep their career pursuits and still be soul winners”

    “Your neighbours who are unbelievers should not be taken as condemned sinners, but the love of God should be shown to them. How can you claim you love your neighbours and see them march to hell?”

    “I resolved my family must be complete I Heaven.”

    “What have you done to reach out to the unsaved members if your family?”

    “You are now the light of the world. You are therefore expected to destroy darkness and sorrow.”

    “Each soul you win is priceless and worth everything money cannot buy. Just one soul gives you a priceless central reward.”

    “There are several vacancies enough for all willing candidates. Be enlisted as a soul winner today.”

    “No matter the temptation, you can’t afford not to take up God’s job offer (Soul wining).”

    “The best thing you can give your children is Jesus Christ.”

    “The greatest threats to effective evangelization of the world today are fear and laziness. If you cannot conquer these two enemies, you are going nowhere.”

    “A soul winner is someone with great value in heaven.”

    “The greatest treasure you can lay in Heavenly planet is the souls of men and women.”

    “Every soul won to the lord represents a star on your crown when you finally get home.”

    “Some peoples crown would be so ordinary because they did not win a soul, while others would have their crowns so dazzling to the eyes because of the multitude of souls won.”

    “Spiritually lay-up you treasures in heaven by wining souls.”

    “If you find It difficult to preach Jesus to others, you are denying Him.”

    “People who constantly win souls do not backslide.”

    “Those who advertise Jesus Christ don’t get into bondage.”

    “The call for soul wining is meant to enrich the soul winner.”

    “For God to answer your prayers, you must be a soul winner.”

    “If you want your prayers answered consistently make Evangelism a way of life.”

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