Archive for May, 2017

THE PATH OF GREATNESS

THE PATH OF GREATNESS

1. DREAM: For you to be great in life, you must have a dream. The dream I am talking about is not the one you have when your two eye are closed – though it may be part of it. The true dreamers dreamed with the eye of their mind. Tunde Bakare said, “The best dream comes to pass when you are awake.” The point I am trying to make here is that you must have a dream otherwise your life will become meaningless. A lot of people strive to acquire material things but after that, they become frustrated. Majority of people who commit suicide in America are not the less-privileged people but the well-to-do people who get bored and fed-up with life. Material things are good but they are not dream, rather they are fruits from a fulfilled dream. If you don’t have a dream, there is no miracle you can perform that can make you a great man or woman in your generation. (more…)

A MAN’S GIFT

a mans gift

Two persons that were naturally gifted in the bible were not that popular. Their names are Bezaleel and Aholiab. They were the genius that masterminded and orchestrated the covenant box, the tent, the lamp-stand of pure gold and the altar for burning incense (Exodus 31:1-11). They were extraordinarily endowed to reveal the creative nature of God.

Rev. Fr. J. J. Onolemhenmhen said, “Where is the creative nature of God in you? When God creates you, it means you should be creative.” In Daniel 1:17, God gave the four Hebrews children knowledge, skill in learning and wisdom. In addition, He also gave Daniel the gift for interpreting people’s dreams and visions. Right from the time of Noah, God has been giving the gift of creativity and invention to people. Noah invented and created the ark through the direction and inspiration from God. (more…)