Author Archives: Ibidun Layi-Ojo

A STEP OF FAITH

Christmas productions are getting more elaborate with grand scenes and perfect picture finish. However the first Christmas was not glamorous at all. There were no lights, no sparkles, and no guarantees. The first Christmas was a huge step of faith. … Continue reading

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PRAYER QUAKE

The most important thing I have learnt about prayer is that the most powerful way to pray is to pray the word of God. Praying scriptures takes off the pressure of finding the right words and articulating the right prayer. … Continue reading

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SEASONS OF LIFE

Its officially Fall (Autumn), the leaves are changing color and it’s a beautiful sight! As I watch the foliage on trees change from green to orange to brown and fall effortlessly, I think about the seasons of life and how … Continue reading

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MIRACLE IN DISGUISE

Each day I look forward to picking up the mail and sorting through the pile to identify the “real” mail. There seems to be more junk in the mail and I have devised a quick and easy way to filter … Continue reading

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ENJOYING THE JOURNEY

There is something exciting about looking forward to a specific date to celebrate. Growing up, my favorite days were my Mom’s birthday in January, my birthday in February, my Dad’s birthday in March, Easter in April, etc. culminating in my … Continue reading

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FILLING EVERY MINUTE

I have been reading the book Practicing His Presence by Brother Lawrence & Frank Laubach, and my heart is drawn to a conscious awareness of God like never before. I have always known about the omnipresence of God but I … Continue reading

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DO WHAT IT TAKES

How is your new year going? Its only 30 days into the new year and the excitement is starting to wane. Things seem to be finding their way back to the familiar routine. Rather than settling, this is the time … Continue reading

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STAND

“Never doubt in the DARK what God told you in the LIGHT.” V. Raymond Edman The year 2016 will end in 1 day! In many ways, it feels like the year just started and in other ways, it feels like … Continue reading

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LIFE IS A GIGGLE

Learning to ride a bicycle has been fun for my daughter. She is thrilled by the idea of learning something new and giggles all the way. When she falls down, she thinks it’s the funniest thing and squeals – “Mummy … Continue reading

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NEVER GET OVER IT!

I really enjoy watching good movies. I had to add the word good because some movies are just so bad. Have you ever watched a movie and gotten angry with yourself for wasting that time? Sometimes I select a movie … Continue reading

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