Category Archive: Inspiration

Jun 21

#InspireMonday: Responsibility

Responsibility word cloud

Happy Monday! I read a story a while back of a man accosted by the police for destroying an utility pole with his car (presumably under the influence). Without too much thinking, the man blurted out, “Officer it is not my fault! The pole just came out of nowhere and hit my car!” Responsibility has …

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Jun 07

#InspireMonday: Perspective

Perspective-boat-land

Happy Monday! If your eye be good, your whole body shall be full of light – Jesus Christ 1 billion years from today, what will you be doing? Seems like an outrageous question? Not really. Children tend to do a few funny things and ask many more funny questions. A few hours ago, I was …

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May 24

#InspireMonday: Impact

Happy Monday! Thanks to everyone that reached out to me to express what they thought was life’s true measure. I have concluded that we can measure life in 3 different ways. Each of this category of measure have their own importance and significance. They are: The Duration Measure This appears to be the most obvious …

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Apr 26

Grateful!

There is a saying amongst the Yoruba that I like. It says, “eni to ba mo inu ro, a mo ope da”. It means the thoughtful will be thankful.I have done a bit of thinking today. And my heart is full of gratitude. Lord I am grateful Grateful for mercies shown Grateful for grace bestowed …

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Apr 12

#InspireMonday: Price of Indiscipline

War Against Indiscipline

Happy Monday! I want you to imagine for a moment you lived like a king-at-large. You are given about $80,000 (eighty thousand dollars) annually to spend on whatever you desire or choose without any need for explanation on what you used it for. Not withstanding this money, any entertainment expense you incurred, will be paid …

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Apr 06

#InspireMonday: Dark to Light

The pain was stifling The sorrow unbearable Food had lost its flavor Laughter its meaning No more reason for living Hope had been extinguished Bright light had been swallowed by all-consuming darkness Life had been extinguished by death The Master was no more.   He saved me from my demons. I washed his feet with …

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Mar 30

#InspireMonday: The Drop

Happy Monday! It is Holy Week. I wrote the following piece in 2003 and also had it in my book, “The Blessings of Pain” (2004). I hope it blesses you: ________________________________________________________ it was a drop; just a drop of water. all alone on the ocean of the table. alone with none of it’s kind around. …

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