Trust

It's very easy to echo the words “trust in the Lord”, and “I trust you Lord”, until we really get to the point where we practically have to trust Him. I have been there and I have seen and learnt that often times when we say we trust God, we really don't. We trust people, … Continue reading Trust

Depression: a Christian Perspective

It was a blue day.A glimpse of light stole through my window as the sun set. I sat on the floor, my legs sprawled out before me. I felt gloomy, like a dark cloud was over my head, my heart sinking deep into an endless abyss.Like I was passing through a dark tunnel with no … Continue reading Depression: a Christian Perspective

The Merciful

There are some things people never forget. I have a few of such “things”. There’s this memory I have (much hazed over with age) of my elder sister and I (both of us very young at the time), stranded at a bus stop, one bus fare away from home. A bus fare we somehow didn’t have. I remember my sister summoning all the courage she could lay her hands on, to ask an Akara (fried bean cake) vendor for help with this fare.