What My Iya Alata (Tomato/Pepper Seller) Taught Me

And this I will never forget……. Our relationship began about 7 years ago, a few years after I got married and relocated to another part of Lagos. Our first encounter obviously led to our long buyer-seller relationship. Iya ……….. was friendly and treated her customers nicely. Even when she was overwhelmed by the influx of …

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When Mothers Pray – One Mother’s Faith and The Legacy She Left Behind

Did you know that there was a woman who earned her place in the annals of history because of her faith? Do you know that a mother’s humility and faith can change the course of her child’s life forever? She was a mother like you and I today. Her days were filled with work, chores …

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When Mothers Pray – Keep Knocking That Door for Your Child

Someone special and dear to my heart once shared this story with me. It is a story from thousands of years ago. A story that teaches one very important virtue, PERSISTENCE. Here it is. There was a certain judge in a city. He was mean and hardly cared about people and their feelings. He always …

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When Mothers Pray – Dare to Ask Concerning Your Unborn/Born Child

Some years ago, a few people gathered to celebrate the birth of our son. Our families were present, alongside some friends to share in this beautiful moment. We were now ready to share with the world the names God had put in our heart for that child. But just before that moment, the preacher amongst …

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