Tag: Jesus

YNaijaJune 8, 2022

Bringing back the conversation about posting ‘Jesus’ on timelines and trending the name

It is less than 24 hours, but, as with other conversations, we have forgotten. We move on too easily, and ...

Ade ThompsonJune 14, 2018

#WorldCup2018: Gabriel Jesus, Timo Werner, Wilfred Ndidi… 10 youngsters to lookout for in Russia

Today at the office my editor and I got into a discussion about my article on the young players to ...

Bolu AkindeleJanuary 1, 2018

[The Church Blog] What “My Salvation Story” is doing is really really amazing

We find it hard to hide our excitement when we find new faith-based initiatives, platforms and communities. Especially when it utilizes ...

EditorOctober 27, 2017

[The Church Blog] Thread: Twitter users shed light on their favourite Bible characters

It’s always a delightful scene when faith-related conversations take over the timeline on Twitter. Earlier this week, Twitter user, Tribe ...

EditorSeptember 27, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Finally, we are taking the gay talk to church

It’s striking to see conversations about #sexuality and #faith come up in important spaces – and key that we participate. ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 6, 2017

Opinion: My fascination with Jesus

by Albert Afeso Akanbi It is axiomatic today that the most fascinating figure in human history is Jesus Christ. That ...

EditorJuly 16, 2017

[The Church Blog] Chude Jideonwo: Jesus was a spiritual disruptor

by Chude Jideonwo There are many bible characters I don’t much like. If I had lived in their time, I ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 16, 2017

“Why I’m a Christian (and continue to suck at being one)” | 5 things we learned from Benjamin Sledge’s article

Ever found yourself stumbling about Christianity, not being quite sure footed on a number of things? Garret Rapp is just ...

EditorJuly 3, 2017

Bruh, Nnamdi Kanu is not even bigger than Nwankwo Kanu

by Alexander O. Onukwue Word on the web is that the heaven will come on earth for all freedom loving ...

EditorJuly 3, 2017

What do ‘Kanu vs Jesus’ and Ahiara March say about One Biafra?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Within the space of seven days, hundreds of cheering supporters rallied at Nnamdi Kanu’s house in ...

EditorJuly 3, 2017

Nnamdi Kanu trumps Jesus: What’s in the claim?

by Alexander O. Onukwue A stinging post on Facebook by a supposed supporter of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, has evoked ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 2, 2017

Jesus is fiction, Nnamdi Kanu is real – Biafra supporter says

A pro-Biafran, one Chukwudi Leo, has, in a Facebook post, compared the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu to Jesus Christ. ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 2, 2017

Opinion: Christianity is unconquerable

by Matthew Ige There’s a dangerous wave and rave of rancorous rumours spreading like a firing inferno, far long before, ...

EditorMay 18, 2017

[The Church Blog]: NO! Jesus didn’t commit suicide

So, you know the way it happens on twitter; someone suddenly finds a topic/subject matter good enough to tweet and ...

Op-ed EditorMay 17, 2017

Opinion: How Jesus committed suicide

by Jaja Jasper Chinedum If you even think about it, you'll see that Jesus committed suicide. The bible says that ...

AzeezMay 8, 2017

Donald Trump is Jesus | Trevor Noah praises US President

by Azeez Adeniyi South African comedian, Trevor Noah won the award for the best host at the MTV Movie and TV ...

AzeezApril 16, 2017

Easter: Jesus had a habit of being around criminals – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerians to show love to one another this Easter, irrespective of tribe and religion. ...

Op-ed EditorApril 15, 2017

[The Church Blog] #EasterTakeawaySeries: Have you prayed? Committed your situation into God’s hands?

 Then he is working on your behalf even when it seems nothing is working. It’s 24hrs. Nothing yet. No sign ...

Op-ed EditorApril 12, 2017

The Church Blog: #EasterTakeawaySeries | Focus is everything

Are you aspirational? A dreamer? You need a great deal of focus and undivided attention to achieve your goals. This ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 5, 2017

Hooked on drugs, addicted to sex, I wanted to die but Jesus saved me

by Gaza Knigami Precious I’ve been scared to share my testimony People (in church most especially) knew me as that ...

ToluFebruary 3, 2017

#Impact365: SmileCare Initiative has been putting eternal smiles on faces through the spreading of the gospel

In a world that has become increasingly overrun with hate and the gospel of Jesus Christ has been trampled upon ...

ToluDecember 30, 2016

Opinion: Does anyone remember that time Jesus gave this branding tip?

by Justin Irabor   As soon as the question dropped, the disciples flinched, scurrying into the far corners of the ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 24, 2016

Opinion: Christmas, the King, his message and us [Pt 2]

by Albert Afeso Akanbi In the prequel to this write up I explained why, even though I do not necessarily believe ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 23, 2016

Opinion: Christmas | Celebrating the king that never ruled [Pt 1]

by Albert Afeso Akanbi ‘Jesus Christ our king of glory is the reason for the season…’ declared a pastor friend ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 20, 2016

Femi Aribisala: Good and bad success

by Femi Aribisala To overcome defeat, we have to be defeated.  To overcome poverty, we have to be poor.  To ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 20, 2016

Eketi Edima Ette: Are you Jesus?

by Eketi Edima Ette All my life, whenever someone has made this statement to me, it’s always been in the ...

Isime EseneOctober 23, 2016

Femi Aribisala: The believer’s authority

by Femi Aribisala What manner of man is Jesus? Jesus is precisely the kind of man God expects all believers ...

Isime EseneOctober 16, 2016

Femi Aribisala: What does God want?

by Femi Aribisala We claim to be Christians, but don’t have a new heart. If you have been to some ...

Isime EseneOctober 2, 2016

Femi Aribisala: No, God will not burn anyone in a fiery hell for eternity

“His anger is but for a moment, his favour is for life.” (Psalm 30:5). When some Samaritans refused to allow ...

Isime EseneSeptember 18, 2016

Femi Aribisala: The false statements present in the Bible

The bible is full of simplistic statements masquerading as God-given theological doctrines. Many of them are naïve and palpably false. ...

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