John Bosco was born in the evening of 16 August 1815 in the hillside hamlet of Becchi, Italy. He was the youngest son of Francesco Bosco and Margherita Occhiena. He had two older brothers, Antonio and Giuseppe. John Bosco was born into a time of great shortage and famine in the Piedmonteses countryside, following the … Continue reading Saint John Bosco: Don Bosco and his earthly exploits.
2 Corinthians 5:3-8 (The Message) "Compared to WHAT'S COMING, living conditions around here seem like a stopover in an unfurnished shack, and we're tired of it! We've been given a glimpse of THE REAL THING... The Spirit of God whets our appetite by giving us A TASTE OF WHAT'S AHEAD. He puts a little of … Continue reading NEVER SETTLE FOR LESS
Have you ever been so sick that you could hardly say a word of prayer? You try to mutter few words but you get so weary and weakened out from within?...he cried out to the dying saviour "REMEMBER ME!". The Dying saviour gave him the most assuring words, a light that chased away all his darkness, a bright hope eternal.
Today makes it a century and a year this great woman left this world to be with the saints. Believing she is at the bosom of the Lord, she must be gazing down as one of the cloud of witness to see the other patriots on this terrestrial ball do well and at the appropriate … Continue reading The Life of Mary Slessor
Babalola, Joseph Ayodele 1904 to 1959 Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) Nigeria It was Prof. Saburi Biobaku who said, Great men appear now and again to help shape the course of human history. The history of their lives does not of itself amount to the totality of the history of man. It nevertheless serves to illuminate … Continue reading Who is Babalola Joseph Ayodele?
THE BEST KEPT SECRET ABOUT ADDICTION
When you mention names like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird, Wilt Chamberlain, Michael Jordan, Shaquile O’Neal, look closely there could have been a Christopher among the 50 Greatest Players in the history of NBA. Sadly Christopher didn’t get to the list; truth is he didn’t even get to play in the NBA. Fast forward twenty years after, Christopher now Pastor Chris Delvan shares in his compelling sermon on the 5th of June at TWB, on how cigarette smoking took away his basket ball dream, and how drugs took away his music dream. An addiction can be fun in the immediate, but could be cost you something vital in the long run?
Chris had a noble dream as a teenager to play for the NBA, which was his ticket to live the life of his dreams, but he smoked twice as much cigarettes, as…
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There are men, men of great influence, great generals who cannot but be immortalised, one of whom is Pastor Samuel . Samuel Adegboyega was born on April 1st, 1897 at Adeyori Village into a royal family from Owu, Abeokuta in the southwestern part of Nigeria. He lost his father at the age of four. However, … Continue reading SAMUEL GBADEBO ADEGBOYEGA 1897 TO 1979 THE APOSTOLIC CHURCH (PENTECOSTAL) NIGERIA
Baba Died on a Sunday, November 2 1980. Here are some comments from timeline and messages in remembrance of Baba, Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi was the founder and first general overseer of what is today known as the Redeemed Christian Church of God. Comments Exactly 34 years papa you left these world to go and rest … Continue reading Baba Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi
... continuation A Divine Partnership Polly had from the beginning the eloquence Smith longed for but couldn’t learn. When in 1882, Smith returned to Bradford, he and Polly wed. Polly was twenty-two years old and Smith was twenty-three. In their thirty years of marriage, the Wigglesworths had five children: Alice, Seth, Harold, Ernest, and George. … Continue reading History of a Man of Faith
There are things that appeals to the eye,pleasing to the flesh but detrimental to the life of individual human being. Things all around in one way or the other points man to the creator(God). But the love of these pointers has cost man his position, which were things to actually help man in fulfilling his … Continue reading Love not the world…