The Creator and the Co-Creator

The Creator and the Co-Creator

The Creator in today’s post is God, the Father. The co-creator is you. In the Bible, which is my favourite reference point, says in Genesis 1: 26-28- “Then God said, “Let us make human beings[a] in our image, to be like us. They will reign over the fish in the sea, the birds in the sky, the livestock, all the wild […]

Creating A Rhythm of Rest As A Young Person

Creating A Rhythm of Rest As A Young Person

Creating a rhythm of rest is very important! “Rest is not necessary as a young person, sleep is for the weak, Weyinmi.” Someone told me this a few years ago when we discussed about growth as upcoming working class global citizens. As a society, you and I have become experts in burning ourselves out. It has become a lifestyle and […]

Strong Together: Building A Healthy Community

Strong Together: Building A Healthy Community

Strong together- I love talking about strength and how it relates to the community. I believe in the power of community, God did not create you to journey alone in this life. We are strong together- this reminds me of The Preacher in the Holy Bible, how he talked about community in a different way. In Ecclesiastes 4 verses 9-12, […]

Your Voice: Influencing a Community

Your Voice: Influencing a Community

On a confidence scale of 1 to 10, how confident do you feel about your voice and why? I am a girl that infuses my faith in everything I do. I am unapologetic to discuss this topic and add words from the Holy Bible. We all know that Moses in the Bible was not so eloquent, but God used him […]

Identity and Who You Are  As a Young Person

Identity and Who You Are As a Young Person

Do you struggle with your identity as a person? Today is Day 6 of my physical activity challenge. I usually meet about three other women at the exercise spot, which is about 40 stairs that we climb for 10-15 times. I do just 10 rounds because I am still an amateur in the fitness game. The beautiful thing I love […]

The Nigerian Child: My Ins and Outs

The Nigerian Child: My Ins and Outs

The news in the last few days has been dark especially in my country, Nigeria. It is not about COVID19 but the effects of a pandemic in some ways.  I recently participated in a WhatsApp group session where we talked about “The Nigerian Child- Past and Present Successes and Struggles. It was hosted by a young charismatic lady called Iniobong […]

Menstrual Hygiene Day: It’s Time for Action

Menstrual Hygiene Day: It’s Time for Action

Period Education Menstrual Hygiene is important! It is time we ensure period education is for everyone. Education about menstruation is critical to enable women and girls to manage their periods safely, hygienically, with confidence and without shame. We can start at a young age when the girl is able to understand what we are talking about, let us not wait […]

The Baby of the Child Pt 4

The Baby of the Child Pt 4

‘Palava you dey find’ sang Fela!  I enjoy listening to Fela songs because they are lessons I need to teach all these new generation children. Anyway while I was seriously nodding to the tunes from my phone, someone called my name.  I turned to see who that amazing person could be. Jisos e! It was the child and her baby, […]

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