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Safety in His Provision

When the epistle of Paul the Apostle, to the Galatians in chapter 6 says; “Do not be deceived. God is not mocked, for whatever a person sows, that he will also reap.” It also captures the synopsis of the event…

Flourishing in His Kingdom

Kingdom principles and ideals are paramount discussions in the body of Christ and however young or inexperienced a believer could be in the faith, it is imperative that such teachings and principles are imparted and imbibed, in that they form…

How much have you lived?

Once, I stumbled on the biography of Bob Marley, the Jamaican music legend. Even if you are not a fan of reggae music, you would still love or at least have listened to his widely known song, “No woman, no…

Youth Energy : A resource for national development

The development of any society is seen from the relationship between man and its environment who adds value to his environment through various innovations and inventions. This combination ensures self discovery and plays a major role in energizing, conscientizing, motivating…

Entertainment is for man and worship is for God

Over the years we have watched how worldly music has slowly but surely, crept its way into the church and has now set up camp amongst us, without us even realising it. What is sad, is that due to the…

Being the one for the one

A whole lot of people are concerned about meeting the one, having that beautiful relationship, fairy-tale wedding, lots of children and the Cinderella type of ‘happily ever after.’However, there is one cogent thing you have to realise today; to meet…

Using Credit Card responsibily

I have coincidently just finished watching a video on how to train oneself out of self-sabotage, which was sent to me by a close friend as a mean of encouragement. This specific video highlights how procrastinating is also a form…

Cursing: An Abuse Of The Power Of The Cross

God in his sovereign love, in willingness to save man from the condemnation of sin, sent his only son who through his blood cleansed curses and restored salvation to mankind. The message of the cross therefore demands that all believers…

SBJ Oschoffa; A Saint Indeed

  In remembrance of the 33rd year of the transition of an honorary Icon, a rare breed, great patriot and Pastor founder Celestial Church Of Christ Worldwide; Papa Samuel Bilehou Joseph Oshoffa (SBJO), whose legacy has left a permanent footprint…

Pre-requisites for a smooth relationship with the Father

The reason why I termed them ‘pre-requisites’ is so we know that it is the same, and just as important that we brush our teeth and shower at the break of a new day, change our clothes to look good…

Celestial Church of Christ celebrates 50 years in the UK

In April 2018 Celestial Church of Christ marked its 50th year in the United Kingdom. In light of this, celebrations, programs and services will be held at various parishes ranging from CC Redemption Parish to CCC Elephant and Castle Parish….

Do you have the courage

“Everyone is a genius.” Says Einstein, which means everyone has the potential to succeed. But unfortunately, not everyone has the courage to fail. People don’t have the guts! Yet, failure is a prerequisite to success and to be open to…

Cravings: Wants or need?

There is a particular trend online in regards to relationships that have failed to drive home one important lesson of ‘not every good thing is good for you.’ That word is hash tagged as “GOALS”. For instance, when we see…

The Abandoned Daughter. A tale of forgiveness and repentance

He left when I was 14 years old. I loved him and hated him at the same time. None of his positive attributes were of any importance to me anymore. As far as I was concerned he rejected us for…

Understanding what a Tenet is

Tenet is one of the most confused word of emphasis in CCC. Before I proceed, i want to bring our insight to the what the Constitution says : The name of the church, the tenets and mode of worship of…

Fear; Nothing but a mirage

As a little kid, whenever I travelled with my parents by road, I often saw something weird. I noticed that each time I looked far ahead, I would see water lying on the ground and I’ll be wondering whether it…

The Legacy of Prophets

The legacy of prophets: Stand for justice and speak the truth. The only way to make the world a better place is to follow the path of the prophets. What does it mean to leave a legacy? Many of us…

People In This Highway Called Life

Life can be likened to a portrait. The paint brushes are the experiences you encounter that creates the magnificent strokes of colour and vibrancy that shines. We have different shades: Shades of Dark & Light, representing the highs and lows…

Holy Mary; The Space For The Way

The significance of the holy mother in the faith of celestial church can be traced to the early days of the church as the first hymn of celestial church says; and which shows her great importance. The celebration in honour…

Worship: a lifestyle

CCC Hymn 81 O worship the Lord O worship the Lord Eternal King of great light Radiant in all glory Be eager to worship the Lord In the Celestial Church Eternal King of great light Will free us from bondage…

Get a new life

Man was created as a perfect creature that possesses every nature of God, as the bible says in Genesis 1:26 “Let us make man in our own image, after our likeness and let them have dominion over the fish of…

Comparison is the thief of joy

Why is it that many of us find the need to compare our lives to that of others? This is to the extent that we do not even enjoy the blessings that God has given to us, because we are…

What SBJ Oshoffa said about the cape of Choristers of Celestial Church of Christ

Good morning to you all valuable and meaningful Celestians. Having entertain numerous questions on the Cape of the choristers of Celestial Church of Christ during my lecture in various parishes, I have now decided to come up with what many…

Fatherly figure: The role fathers play

As we celebrate our fathers this Father’s Day, it is important to recognise what makes a man a father. Is it just due to the position he plays in the home, or the fulfilment of his responsibilities for his children?…

Because of you, People suffer

Sometime ago, I was heading home in a tricycle and seated beside me was an old woman looking weary and troubled. The depression was written all over her face and few minutes later, she received a call that made her…

Anointment in Celestial Who is eligible

Anointment is accompanied with benefits, spiritual power and newness of spirit, which when rightly performed, activates and calls to work the spiritual man ordained by God, demonstrating the overflow of Christ in him. In line with this, the sustainability of…

Lessons of Juvenile Harvest

This explains the importance of juvenile harvest and why it  is virtually the same as adult harvest thanksgiving service and as well dedicated to children who are the heritage from God. The harvest is a constant reminder of the end,…

International Children’s day: Our Children Are Fruits

Children spread joy and happiness in every season and are the most beautiful of God’s creation. They spread fragrance of love as they grow. They are irresistible and stay where they find  love. As celestial weekly join the rest of…

Father to the fatherless

Not having a father in one’s life can be painful. I know for me it was. I didn’t have the privilege of having both parents growing up, and as the years went by I noticed I wasn’t the only person….

Patience is a Virtue

The word patience is linked with faith. If you have faith in a person, you will trust the person’s judgement, aside and patiently wait for the outcome of all situations. Patience is waiting with difficulties. It is confidence in yourself,…