5 MARRIAGE LESSONS I LEARNT FROM THE MOVIE, OVERCOMER

I watched the movie, Overcomer in January after I saw a reminder on someone’s status. I had had it in mind to watch the movie since a friend of mine told me to watch it. The whole of the movie was an emotional one for me. Tears dropped at a point and lessons where learnt...

IT’S LIKE CHRIST AND THE CHURCH

“For this reason, a man shall leave his father and mother and shall be joined to his wife, and the two hall become one flesh. The mystery is very great, but I speak concerning the relation of Christ and the church.” Ephesians 5: 31&32 (AMP). What is marriage to you exactly? Is it just the...

MAKING YOUR MARRIAGE WORK

“Marriage is not a bed of roses but it has its beautiful roses, neither is it a walk in the park, but you can have a memorable walk.” Kemi Esho. Truth is every marriage you see thriving and beautiful was not achieved by two partners who folded their arms and waited on God to make...

SEX IN MARRIAGE: GOD’S GIFT

“God intended sex as a gift to humanity within a committed marriage.” – Graemme Marshall In our milieu, the subject matter of sex is one that is always discussed hush-hush. It seems there is an unwritten code that talking about sex openly to age appropriate audience is a taboo. Even in religious settings, sex is...

BOOK OF THE MONTH: THE IDEAL WIFE

Last month’s book was The Ideal Husband. You can catch up on that here if you haven’t. This week is the wife of last month. Sorry I had to separate them. The months put them asunder, but now you have it! Won’t it be sweet if you read the husband again so it can go...

BEING THE BEST OF IN-LAWS

On a beautiful Friday morning, my mum asked me to help her arrange her collection of the Christian Women Mirror year by year. I saw some that dated as far back as 1996, I wasn’t even born at that time. You can imagine. Anyway, that’s not the essence of this post. While I was doing...

MARRIAGE IS LIKE THE GAME OF SUBWAY SURF

I’m not so much of a game person. I don’t even have games on any of my gadgets, but I used to have. One of the games I had, and I enjoyed playing was subway surf. I’m sure many of you should be familiar with the game, but for the benefits of those who might...

LOVE IS 1 CORINTHIANS 13

Today is generally recognised as Valentines day, and a celebration of love, and it leaves us with a question on our lips “what is love?” Such a deep question. A question that has sparked debates with people having their own viewpoints. I can remember when I took a poll on if love is enough to...

CULTIVATING GOD’S PRESENCE IN YOUR HOME

Let the fragrance of your presence permeate the fabrics of my home – Kemi Esho. The best gift you can give your family and as many whose feet will step on the shores of your house is the presence of God. There’s nothing more gracious and glorious than that. Imagine you go on holiday to...

DO YOU TURN YOUR SPOUSE OFF?

I observe a lot when it comes to anything that has to do with marriage though I’m not a naturally observant person. Many times I’ve seen men and women who go slack and allow the see finish syndrome finish their marriage and they allow every attraction fade. The law of diminishing returns sets in the...