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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,…

Luli Day

Luli which means grace is the word that Papa SBJ Oshoffa heard whilst in Agonge Jungle. This year as per tradition, on the 23rd of May, many parishes will gather to commemorate this day. It is a day to rejoice…

Anointment in Celestial, is it a decision or is it given?

I find it very interesting, how we as humans in most cases, don’t have much anticipation, or foresight for significant life milestones. We usually only start to think of these milestones when they’re staring us in our faces. None of…

Eyes on the Prize

If there is one sports activity I remember so vividly in Junior High School; it is the relay race competition. The most striking feature of this game is the way the baton is being passed on and on until the…

Guard your heart

We often hear this term, Guard your heart. But do all of us know what this really means? I thought that I knew what this term meant up until recently, and only thought of guarding your heart in respect of…

The Etiquettes of Prophetic Ministry

The seven candles on the altar means the spiritual direction or the spirit system of the working ability of God. That is why  says What is the work God gave Papa SBJ Oshoffa? God descended into the world through the spirit…

Pain is a Gift

Years ago, Doctor Marian Diamond, a neurologist and researcher in ageing, known to be the first to conduct scientific analysis of Albert Einstein’s brain, found out that deliberately induced challenges keep our brains healthy, functional and enables us live more…

Scars Make Us Human

Initially I had a topic I wanted to write about; but as I was watching a video by one of my favourite spoken word artists; Joseph Solomon- Scars, I felt God tell me this was what I needed to write…

The Celestial

The abode of the mighty ones Angels flying about Life, Energy, Light everywhere Men in white all around Thrones and thrones The Lamb on the throne of rest. Twenty and four elders seated Living creatures; nameless ones Thunderings and lightning…

Washing of the feet and Holy Communion

This is the song sung by Celestians during the Washing of the Feet Service. Consider these verses of the Holy Scriptures In those days it was the servant that washed the feet of the master hence Peter’s initial response. Why…

The Purpose of Easter

What does the Easter Period represent? As Christians, the annual celebration of Easter marks the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Who, as we know was crucified and died for the forgiveness of our sins. This alone, shows the love,…

Questioning God in difficult times

Being an orphan, I have challenged God (thinking I question Him) in my heart secretly and even openly. It is disappointing for those two to have died considering that they diligently served God as a shepherd in the Celestial fold…