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“It’s only a joke” –

I have mainly been a bystander in the issue of race, but this week I was forcefully thrust from the green room to the main stage. It started out with … Continue reading

March 12, 2013 · 15 Comments

Friends In Church. Do or Die

In 2007 I packed my bags and was driven to Keele University in the midlands of England. I arrived with no friends, zero. I didn’t know anyone who was going … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Biblical betrothal and Ghanaian marriages.

I am currently reading a fascinating book by Robert Alter “The Art of Biblical Narrative”. One of the many discoveries that I have made as a direct consequence of this … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 · 1 Comment

Originally posted on The Word:
Sometimes you can study a biblical text for a long time and still miss the significance of a certain detail. This happened to me regarding…

September 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

When Heart’s Burned!

Luke 24:13-35 New International Version (NIV) On the Road to Emmaus 13 Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles[a] from Jerusalem. 14 They were … Continue reading

July 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

Metacognition according to Marshmellows

You have heard about the marshmallow test right? Check it out here: I read an interesting yesterday that dug into the science of self-control. As a student, a pastor and … Continue reading

June 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Locus of Control

In May 2009, I begun my MDiv at Andrews. I came  excited, expectant and full of optimism. I battled classes from Aleph through to Omega. From Mabul to Timelessness. I … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · 1 Comment