Your secular job is God’s work

Anyone that believes in Christ is on God’s team and has a special assignment. It doesn’t matter whether you are a pastor or not; as long as you are a child of God, you have been called and given the ability to work for the Lord in all that you do, including your secular job. Not many believers in…

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Let your belief transform your community

I once visited Logan, a city in Utah, USA. It is about two hours drive from Salt Lake City Airport. One beautifully strange thing about Logan is this: Buses are free. You can catch Buses to anywhere in the city without paying even a dime. Although Buses don’t operate on Sundays and special holidays like the holiday on July 4 when…

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Everyone has a gift: Share yours

Twitter founder recently sold the Non Fungible Token (NFT) of his first tweet (just setting up my twttr) for $2.5million. He plans to convert the proceeds to Bitcoin after which he will send it to GiveDirectly.org, an organization that gives cash directly to families in extreme poverty in Africa. The organization also funds needy households in United States. As at…

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Why we should be purpose driven

I recently completed a three-week course (Sustainable Business Strategy) at Harvard Business School (Online). If I were asked to use one word to summarize what the course facilitated by Prof Rebecca Henderson (author of Reimagining capitalism in a world on fire) is all about, my answer will be: purpose.  Purpose can enable individual firms to cooperate with others to…

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Helping to end world hunger

Saviour café, a restaurant in Glenwood, a suburb of Durban, South Africa serves homeless people sandwiches and tea/coffee Monday to Friday mornings. Whenever I drive pass the café, I think about the positive impact the restaurant (owned by a Christian couple) is making in the community. Furthermore, I am also reminded that all of us that are part of the…

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In His Steps. What Would Jesus Do?

In His Steps. What Would Jesus Do? is a book first published in 1896. It has sold more than 50,000,000 copies, and ranks as one of the best-selling books of all time. The book written by Charles Sheldon (1857-1946), described the story of a homeless man that interrupted the comfortable routine of First Church of Raymond. Life would never…

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The Reset Opportunity

The Great Reset is a proposal by the World Economic Forum (WEF) to rebuild the economy sustainably following the COVID-19 pandemic. It consists of seven fundamental pillars: (1) shaping the economic recovery, (2) redesigning social contracts, skills and jobs (3) restoring the health of environment (4) developing sustainable business models (5) revitalizing global cooperation (6) strengthening regional development and…

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A set up for a blessing

Before I eventually found a publisher for my book and ‘self-published’ it few days ago, I searched for a publisher that will do a good job at a reasonable price in South Africa without success. However, it was when I was assisting a Christian brother that I had a breakthrough. The brother who lives in Nigeria, had requested for…

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Change of Fortune

Can You Love Making Money Without Loving It?

Nelson Mandela used to say “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” Therefore, whatever the problem we may be facing today, let’s know there can be a dramatic shift in fortune if we as a people are tired of our circumstances and willing to change. The fortune of Africa is in our hands!

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