Tag - His Delight

Joy, Joy, Joy

JOY, JOY, JOY
(Proverbs 29:6) Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but he righteous shout for joy and are glad.
There is something about singing that makes you happy. A lifestyle of praise keeps you joyful and joy in the Lord is the key to maintaining a positive attitude in spite of whatever challenges or struggles you may be faced with. This joy is found in the presence of God and the easiest way to get into His presence and […]

“Your dreams are valid”- My career journey

I recently joined Toastmasters, and the following is a transcript (with a few variations) of my first speech. Enjoy and have a great week.
My name is Shola Ezeokoli. I am a doctor by day and a writer at all other times. I am also a wife, a mother, an blogger , and a marriage counsellor. I was asked to speak on the evolution of what has become my second career, my writing career. The story of my second […]

Easter Three Day Giveaway!

Easter is a time for reflection, as Christians the world over celebrate the death and resurrection of Christ. If you want to develop a closer relationship with God through Christ, I have just the tool for you.
Starting tomorrow ie midnight CST, I will be doing a three day giveaway of my very first book, His Delight: 31 days of Praise and Worship, on kindle. It normally goes for $6.99, but this is a promotion to celebrate the resurrection […]

PUTTING GOD FIRST

The following is an excerpt from my first book: His Delight: 31 days of praise and worship.
(Exodus 20:3) You shall have no other gods before me.
What does putting God first mean? It means regarding God more highly than you regard anyone or anything else: family, career, money, possessions, and friends. It means that if it came to deciding which path to follow, the answer would be to follow God every time. Anyone or anything that you place above God […]

PUTTING GOD FIRST

Below is an excerpt from my first book: His Delight. Details can be found on the “Books” section of this website.
Read and be blessed
(Exodus 20:3) You shall have no other gods before me.
What does this mean? It means regarding God more highly than you regard anyone or anything else: family, career, money, possessions, and friends. It means that if it came to deciding which path to follow, the answer would be to follow God every time. Anyone or anything […]

Expect Opposition

The following is an excerpt from His Delight: 31 days of Praise and Worship
If you are going to do anything worthwhile for God, including worshipping and living a life of worship, it is pertinent to realize that the devil is going to fight you tooth and nail to keep you from doing so. The Bible […]

It’s Not About You

Here is an excerpt from His Delight 31 days of Praise and Worship.
Enjoy!
There is a popular Christian chorus that starts with the words, “I forget about myself and concentrate on you to worship you”. Worship is about you presenting your life as a living sacrifice to Him. Often,I have heard Christians say things like, “I did not really enjoy the praise songs today” or, “I did not ‘flow’ with the worship songs”; or even “I do not like the […]

Praising God- The attitude of the heart

The following is an excerpt from His Delight: 31 Days of Praise and Worship.
Do you think of God as a mean judge? Do you think of Him as some unpredictable, whimsical being? Or is He to you like Santa Claus: giving you everything you want as long as you are a good boy or girl? God is good and worthy to be praised and worshipped. He gave us life and all the good things that we have. A constant […]