Should a Christian attend a unbeliever's funeral?This question might seem unimportant to you, especially if you are a Western Christian. All funerals are the same, they're no questionable rituals and your faith is not tried. But for most African Christians, attending an unbeliever's funeral is not that easy.In Africa, funerals test your faith, your patience, your love, … [Read more...] about This Is What Happens When A Christian Attends A Unbeliever’s Funeral
There is no better time to learn about race, culture, and politics than today. But there is one problem. Big problem: The church doesn't want to talk about race, culture or politics. In the past 12 months, I read several books that address these issues. And I am happy to share with you what I learned. 1. Rescuing the Gospel from Cowboys by Richard Twiss A friend gave me … [Read more...] about 13 Books On Race, Politics and Culture You Should Read in 2017
If you are having a serious marital problem, then you probably heard people say you have a spiritual husband. Behind your back, in your face or behind the pulpit. You need deliverance, they said.What is a spiritual husband? A spiritual husband is an evil spirit that possesses a woman with the aim of raping her and disrupting her marriage.I once met a woman who was in … [Read more...] about This Is Why A Christian Can’t Have Spiritual Husband
He didn't know any African theologians even though he was an African Christian. How ironic. I watched him talk about DA Carson, John Piper, Timothy Keller and many other Western theologians. But no African theologians.“Do you know any African theologian?” I asked. And added, “Have you ever read a book by an African Christian?” I shouldn't have asked the second … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Africans Should Consider Reading African Theologians
Touch not my anointed is not a catchphrase to blind loyalty but an invitation to explore the faithfulness of God.Touch not my anointed. You heard this statement many times. And sometimes you said it. A person disagreed with your pastor. Another pointed out your pastor's character issues. And all you could say was, “Touch not my anointed ones, and do no harm to his … [Read more...] about What Does Touch Not the Anointed of God Really Mean?