Who is on your front row?

Once in a while, I love to take a break from everything and go as far away from home as possible. I find that it clears my mind and I have time to reflect on many things. My preferred mode of transport is the train. Just looking out the window admiring the beautiful...
Alone this Christmas?

Alone this Christmas?

You can hear the deafening buzz in the atmosphere. T’is the season to rejoice, a season when all worries disappear. T’is also a season when most lose their heads and get caught up with the frenzy and what’s trendy, a season before this...

When God says No!

When God speaks we mostly want it to be a positive response so we can go and tell everyone what God has said and done. What then do we do when God says NO? I can relate to this. I thought that i had got to the point in my life that i had it all together and surely God...
Preparing to Fail

Preparing to Fail

“Failure to prepare is preparing to fail” @ Benjamin Franklin. This is one of my favorite quotes of all time. In the last couple of weeks, I have said it countless times to myself as a way to motivate myself.  I am in the same position with most students, it is exam...
From Where I Stand

From Where I Stand

As a young woman growing up in the diaspora, the struggle of upholding my cultural beliefs and that of my country of residence is real. While my African roots teach me that a woman has to keep herself pure and know her worth, the western views dictate that purity is...
You are a Masterpiece!

You are a Masterpiece!

God created you in his image, not to be like anyone else but to be you! You can never be a copy you are a masterpiece! Stop trying to be the best copycat alive and start living in your purpose like the masterpiece that you are....
An Encounter with God

An Encounter with God

We have become so consumed with what we wearing for church, what car we are driving to church, what songs we are going to sing and hope that the pastor will preach a ‘good’ message that massages our egos. But what if we left all the material things and made God our...
Scandal of Love

Scandal of Love

Any effort we expend to try and magnify the intent and extent of the love that God has for us always falls short because while we were yet sinners God loved us to the point of giving us all that he had. God’s love is so far-reaching that he stepped out of his...