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You mean am?

You mean am?

I woke up this morning typing another article entirely, and I heard a child singing what was a song we regularly sang in the children’s Bible club. The lyrics of the song are “In the Morning/early in the morning/in the morning…I will rise and praise the Lord”. I smiled, because it brought back an avalanche of memories in that four or five second period, when I joined in the song muttering the lyrics to myself, I noticed that what the child was singing went thus: “In the morning/early in the morning/in the morning…I will never praise the Lord”. It was mildly amusing but also threw my mind in another direction.

An incident happened about four years ago, which I’m certain I’d never forget. I was singing a song “You are more than life to me /O Lord my God”, and a very dear friend, ‘Rowy Omoyibo said (I can’t remember his words exactly) “but that sing doesn’t reflect in your actions, the way you lead your life shows that the world is more important than God to you”. But I remember somewhere in that heavenly inspired reprimand was ‘YOU MEAN AM’? Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on October 22, 2016 in Uncategorized

 

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Harmony and I.

Harmony and I.

I was once in a choir, maybe I’d be in one again :), but then I felt like it was a torture session, not for me, but for the choir director and the other choristers. I was perpetually singing off the key, and off the part I was supposed to sing. I remember it was so bad I was allowed a free-role; that is, I could sing whatever I wanted, only I wasn’t going to do it with the microphone.  Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on August 17, 2016 in Uncategorized

 

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PHONE BATTERIES

 

In the part of the world where I live, power supply is unstable. The electric power companies supply electricity for an abysmal average of five hours a day, sometimes there’ll be no power supply for two or more days. The paradox is that one of my most treasured properties is my phone. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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