In life, Nelson Mandela often commented upon issues of faith, even though he was not, on the face of it, a religious man. But for all that, he was a man of faith, and of vision; courageous; in for the long haul; unafraid to speak out in the face of adversity for the "right" and "true". I could, of course write on for a very long time about his suffering, and his redemption. But that writing has already begun, and will echo through the millennia , periodically revised and revisited to come to the
The fear of running empty?
Yes the fear of the barn running low and finally empty and the jar of oil running dry is the bane of most rich people, true or false?
I write today from experience and have learnt not to be offended but pity some supposedly rich people.
Not just rich but some also famous or well known in the society(Nigeria)
I recall some two decades and some shengi(not typo) ago when we were going through our wedding presents and envelopes.
The Advent Candles, and World AIDS Day 2013
GOD, the Creator of the Universe (and much else besides), the Macro and the Micro, and Parent/Mother and Father of "US" - "ALL" - and of your human children - too:
Let us remember, on this "World AIDS Day" (which this year is also the "First Sunday in Advent" in the Christian Tradition) when we light the first Advent Candle, "that the night is far gone; the day is near. Let us then lay aside the works of darkness and put
Updated Dec 1, 2013 at 06:10 PM by a piper too
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