Pray the Lord’s Prayer Obediently

I once shared on this platform about the Jews that walked into the gas chamber of Auschwitz concentration camp uttering the Lord’s prayer. The words offered them hope, consolation and strength in the midst of the genocide and mass atrocities. It was also the same prayer Dr. Rick Sacra turned to in an Ebola ravaged country in 2014.  Dr.  Sacra was…

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Hunger for the real food

A friend of mine recently lent me Viktor Frankl’s book – Man’s search for meaning. Before accepting the book from him I had shared with him about a similar book. The hunger for significance by R. C. Sproul. These books’ titles remind me that humans are always hungry for things including meaning and significance. Take for example, success. Is…

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Free but not cheap

After I shared about a hybrid workshop that I recently organized, someone asked whether she needed to pay an entry fee. I replied “it is free!” It was free because National Research Foundation (South Africa) provided the fund that was used to pay for the workshop venue including catering for 40 delegates that attended physically. It was free because…

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