FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK

FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK May the Lord be the birthright and cup of your family. May the Lord teach your family the path of life. May your family’s happiness be in the Lord. May the Lord hold your family secure. May the Lord guard your family as the pupil of an eye and shelter her in the shadow of His wings. In all circumstances, may the Lord assure the steps of your family. May the Lord listen to the laments of your family, give her courage and…

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WISE PREPARATION…

Life embraces different types of preparations. Preparation to get an education, acquire a skill, begin a business, become a celibate, get married, have children, build a house, buy a car, occupy a prestige position, rise to fame, make a meaningful journey of destiny… are well accommodated in life’s room of preparations. We often here people say they are preparing for any of the afore shortlisted preparations above. It is a beautiful thing to prepare well as failure to plan or poor preparation is often a pre-planned failure. However, there is…

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FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK

FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK May the unalloyed promises of the Lord, the natural silver which comes from the earth seven times refined, find a permanent place of fulfilment in your family. May the Lord make your family as swift as a deer and set her firmly on the heights. May He gird your family with strength and make her way free from blame. May the words from the mouths of your family members and the wisperings of their hearts find favour in the Lord’s presence forever. May…

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FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK

FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK May the Lord redeem your family from the abyss and crown her with faithful love and tenderness. May the Lord content your family with things all her life. May the Lord forgive all the offences of your family and cure all her diseases. May the Lord answer your family whenever she calls and may His light shine always on your family. May the Lord’s blessing of love, joy, peace, health, fruitfulness, prosperity longevity and salvation be the lot of your family now and…

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I CONFESS…

I CONFESS… Pride is a thorn on the flesh of any relationship. It ruins relationship to a zero point if not checked. Pride turned a light bearer into an angel of darkness. We human beings are in a vertical and horizontal relationship. While our relationship with God is vertical; our relationship with fellow mortals is horizontal. Relationship sometimes grow cold or become sour. In the vertical and horizontal relationship, it is the human person who removes the fire of love and gives room for the coldness of hate. To err…

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FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK

FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK May the Lord who is enthroned on the winged creatures shine forth over your family to rouse her valour and render her constant help. May the Lord cause wheat to abound in your family’s land, waving on the heights of the hills like Lebanon with its fruits and flower at their best, like the grasses of the earth. The waves will not wash over your family, nor the deep swallow her up, nor the pit close its mouth on her. May the Lord…

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THE ASCENSION OF OUR LORD: OUR ASSURANCE OF HEAVEN.

THE ASCENSION OF OUR LORD: OUR ASSURANCE OF HEAVEN. In the Church’s celebration of the Life of Christ, today is Ascension Thursday; exactly 40 days after the glorious resurrection of Christ from the dead. Reflecting on the beauty of today’s solemnity, the assurance of heaven occupied my thought and so I humbly share the fruit of my reflection. Imagine that the members of the senior national football team of a country travelled for a world cup tournament and won the cup but did return to their country with the joy…

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WHO MOURNS WHO? … The killings of 24th April, 2018 in Benue State, Nigeria.

WHO MOURNS WHO? … The killings of 24th April, 2018 in Benue State, Nigeria. When a bird refuses to fly and a fish becomes still in the waters, when a lion flees from an antelop and a dog refuses to swag its tail in celebrating the return of its owner; know that a situation is at the verge of crossing the rubicon. When children die, they are mourned by their parents. When parents die, they are mourned by their children. When parents die alongside their children; who mourns who? Some…

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… MIRACULOUS MISTAKE

… MIRACULOUS MISTAKE Who has never made a mistake and can be certain of a mistake free tomorrow? What is meant by mistake? A mistake is an act or judgement that is misguided or wrong. Ehimelech and Naomi made a mistake following their flauting of the Israelites’ tradition of non inter marriage with “pagan nations” by their consent to their sons marriage of Moabite women… Have we made a mistake? Yes we all have at one point or another made mistakes. A mistake may have a little or no consequence…

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FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK

FAMILY PRAYER OF BLESSING FOR THE WEEK… May your family now and always be crowned with the faithful love and tenderness of God which is as the height of the heaven above the earth. May the Lord redeem your family’s life from the abyss. May the Lord content your family with good things and renew her strength constantly. May the Lord water from His high halls the good works of your family members and may He satisfy them with the fruits of their work. May the blessing of the almighty…

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