As common as this word is, many have not an idea what it truly means. And as much as we tell each other "I love you", we often times get confused as to what we are really talking about. And the reason is simple, love is spiritual, it’s pure and from God: it’s a being … Continue reading What is love?
I check my social media accounts everyday and many people have a wise saying or two, some, if you read deeply between the lines are birthed out of hate, sadness or a difficult moment. Some also in trying to get their daily fix of joy, post an image and hope the comments and likes can liven them up. We all know or can relate because we have either lived through this or know a friend who has.
1. Tell us a bit about yourself Nana Put my name under ‘the one striving to keep Jesus, real ingredients and eco-friendly in one sentence’. I am equal parts of a hard laugher and cryer. I am a business owner and the brain behind wholly kombucha and Kaia. I pick God’s truth over popular opinion … Continue reading Nana’s Story
Over the past couple of years, one of the biggest conversation topics online and in religious institutions is the topic of same-sex relationships. (The reasons are beyond the scope of this article.) One thing for sure, however, is that there are two sides to this conversation, those for and against it. Back in school, and … Continue reading Hashtag Queer / Open-minded
I will never forget the fall of 2014. Alone in my car and heart broken I turned up Chris Brown's song "X" as I drove out of a friend's house. I was angry and felt I had had enough of everything a certain girl was doing. With a grin on my face and anger in … Continue reading Moving on with God
I don't know about you, but it seems to me that a lot of people invest enormously in their looks; and it's fine you know. I guess this is probably because, our looks speak volumes about us before people get to know who we truly are as individuals: our demeanour has the power to draw people … Continue reading A mirage called beauty
A lot of people have heard about what goes down at Atemuda after hours. But very few people know the true lives or alter egos if you will, of the folk who hang around this "drinking spot" till morning; or the cocottes who sometimes, literally run at moving cars screaming out licentious words in the … Continue reading Atemuda
After the gang rape of a 23-year old student in a bus in New Delhi, India, and the case of 17-year-old Anene Booysen who was gang-raped and murdered (her throat slit and body mutilated by a broken bottle) many women began looking for innovative ways to protect themselves from these sex predators. A few months … Continue reading The Rape Epidemic
We live in a world where we are surrounded by a farrago of trouser-unzipping self-gratifying images (content). Hence, it is now nearly impossible not to stumble upon content, that act as a catalyst for our indulgence in the myriad forms of sex.\"Hot, whoa, delicious\" are the words we silently utter as our eyes feast on … Continue reading Hypnotized
The first question I will like to ask you is, do you love him? If your answer is yes, then you need to pray to God for strength against temptations that will lead you to cheat on him (again).During our moments of weaknesses, that is, when we feel lonely, down or angry, our mind becomes … Continue reading I just found out that my boyfriend also cheated on me…what should I do?
This is a question that is frequently asked by teenagers and young adults from different religious backgrounds and cultures, and therefore, the best way to answer it, will be to take it first from a neutral perspective before factoring in other views.I will first love to start by throwing a question at you: who determines … Continue reading Is it right to have sex with my boyfriend/girlfriend before marriage?
VersesProverbs 31:3-4Give not thy strength unto women,nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings.4 It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine;nor for princes strong drink:MessageMany of us young folks, have at a point in our lives received advise from our parents or guardians on various topics pertaining … Continue reading They advised us all
When many guys are heartbroken or when they are burdened with thoughts about a girl they feel they are in love with, they tend to solicit advise from other friends: friends who have either been through their circumstances, or who seem wise enough to give good counsel.An example of this can be found in 2 … Continue reading Petrol on fire (One piece of advise)