March 22, 2016

Does Love Give?

By Deolu Akinyemi I grew up learning that the true quality of Love is giving, giving sacrificially. That you love someone, then you are willing to give to the person. I was taught that if you love God, you show it by giving to him, and that God demonstrated His love towards us, by giving His son for us. Love […]
March 21, 2016

How Do You Know You Have the Holy Spirit?

By Deolu Akinyemi There are many brands of spirits out there, many of them are not Holy. One of the easiest coverups that people hide under to perpetrate evil is claiming to be led by the Spirit. The undiscerning person however does not know to ask “which Spirit?” We can’t just accept anything because the person who said it claimed it […]
March 17, 2016

I Found A New Freedom

By Deolu Akinyemi My uncle gave me two smooth stones of equal size. He told me to hold on to them for 24 hours and not let them them go, and in exchange he’ll give me two wraps of my favorite sweet. As a young boy of seven, this was quite exciting for me. My commitment not to let go of those rocks […]
March 16, 2016

The Parable of the Wise and Foolish Virgins – Key Lessons.

By Deolu Akinyemi 1. The Kingdom of God (Matthew uses Heaven because the Jewish culture respects God and avoids calling His name) is like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the Bridegroom. The Bridegroom is like the Son of Man. The virgins are a type of kingdom subjects who desire to be there with the […]