by Ojasanya Mariam There is a purpose to fulfill in marriage and even prior to marriage. Marriage is not compulsory in life but scriptural, it is written that man should be ‘fruitful and increase in number’. In spite of this laid-down rule about multiplication and domination, we have choices to make whether to preserve ourselves … More *Marriageable Age*
by Mariam Ojasanya Shout out to all the beautiful single sisters out there who seem to still be waiting for a future partner. A lady is praying, waiting, and hoping to have a future partner. Waiting for prince charming “I sleep expecting that he will come” I close my eyes in deep sleep. Close my … More Until He Comes
Dear SSU, I once believed that life after university is a beautiful one where you can easily get everything you want, where you get all your desires at ease without any deformation or pressure, I believed that you don’t have to wait too long before you get married and have to move back to your … More Dear SSU (Letter from a post grad)
by Single Sisters in University And the glory which You gave Me I have given them, that they may be one just as We are one…John 17:22 I have been meditating on the above verse for some time now and kept on wondering: “What does it mean to be ‘one’ with God as Jesus mentioned?” … More …To Be One with God
International Student Edition Image: iStock I realized this one thing when I became an international student in Canada: I.Am.Free!!! I can do whatever I want and no one is watching me! My family is far away and nobody here cares about what I do or don’t do! I can pretend to be the good daughter … More I Am Free! I Can Do Whatever I Want!
This got me to think about my spiritual life; on any given day of the year, I’m willing to let my spirit be troubled by my environment, however, when it came to New Year’s Eve, it was a golden moment not to be ruined. … More J.O.Y.: Just Overwhelmed by Yahweh
The holiday season is a time of rejoicing and celebrating, many students are excited about going back home, being off from school, getting together with family and friends, etc. Nonetheless, there are also others who are going through pain due to the loss of a loved one, loneliness, or perhaps a sickness.
“Should I handle this p … More Doubting God
Abraham waited 25 years for Isaac (Gen12:4,21:5), Joseph waited 13 years before becoming elevated above his brothers (Gen37:2,41:46), the Hebrews waited 38 years in the desert before entering the promised land (Deut2:14), and I have been waiting 14 years and counting for God’s intervention. “Waiting” is definitely a common theme for those who want to … More The Art of Waiting…
The Holy Spirit is disciplining me to be shaken by nothing but sin; I can honestly say that as a result, I have become more peaceful, joyful, and patient than before … More The Only Thing Serious Is Sin