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My Take on the Bible

My Take on the Bible

If you read the Bible without a relationship with Jesus you may lose faith. You’ll read stories without context; words without meaning; historical recollections unsubstantiated by historical facts. The word of God is especially powerful when breathed on by the...
On the Subject of Healing

On the Subject of Healing

One thing I struggle with, is the ratio of people who get healed supernaturally, versus those who are healed by medicine or those who eventually die. If we discount specific waves of the Spirit for a moment – the ministries of Kathryn Kuhlman and other...
I’m a Christian and I Enjoy Life!

I’m a Christian and I Enjoy Life!

It’s difficult for many to concatenate being Christian with enjoying life. Somehow we imagine one cannot be Christian and sexy, Christian and metrosexual, Christian and gourmand. When we are forced to make a choice, we either choose active Christianity and boring...
Can Churches Provide Safe Spaces?

Can Churches Provide Safe Spaces?

When people began to advocate for safe spaces in Nigeria for those dealing with depression, I could relate. I remembered reading about neighbourhood community centres in the US. In some US states where kids are at risk of suicide or gang initiation, the community...
Are Pastors the Problem With Christianity?

Are Pastors the Problem With Christianity?

I’m beginning to think that almost every social media complaint that begins with “The Church”, actually means, “The Pastor”. Part of the problem is what I call the “inversion” of Christianity. Physical churches are meant to...
Religion Is Not Required For Good Governance

Religion Is Not Required For Good Governance

I had lunch with my Pastor the other day. We discussed many things, including my growing skepticism about the traditional structure of church. I mentioned that I would no longer attend church regularly, as I took some personal time to examine my relationship with...