All posts by Grace Joshua

Memories that moved me to tears

I woke up this morning, and as my usual practice decided to appreciate God for a new day. But this took a new turn as I realized that the year is ending, and I extended my appreciation to God for a full year well spent. In the midst of my Thanksgiving session, tears flooded my

From Tech Builder to Life Builder – Why I joined Teach For Nigeria

The year was 2014, I had just completed the mandatory youth service year, and consequently found myself in the job market armed with a not-so-shabby first class degree in Computer science and confidence aplenty. My first job came fairly quickly and it was at Interswitch group as a software analyst and tester. It was not

Are you sowing the right seed?

Recently, I attended a Spelling Bee competition, and I witnessed how little kids went through almost five rounds of the spelling challenge, and one cute little girl emerged as the winner. Some fell out before the first round was over, and some pushed further. I learnt an important lesson at that competition. On our way

The Folly in Comparing Yourself with Others
The Folly in Comparing Yourself with Others

Local champions exist. As a matter of fact, I was one sometimes ago. During my primary school days, I was always attaining the first position in class, so much that I was promoted from primary one to primary three, and from primary three to JSS One!. I was indeed a local champion and I overrated

Developing an organized reading habit

To READ means to look at and interpret letters or other information that is written. It also means to interpret or infer a meaning, significance, thought, intention, OR To speak out loudly words or other information that is written. Quality reading must be accompanied with an intention to understand by interpreting what has been written

You are unstoppable!

Once upon a time in the city of Israel, there was an attack and severe oppression perpetrated by the dwellers of another city. It was so severe that the inhabitants of the oppressed city fled from their houses and began to hide in caves and dens, for they were sore afraid. In that same city

Greatness Redefined

Have you ever wondered what greatness means and how to attain it in life? if yes, then you are not alone in this quest! Everyone desires to be great. Many wake up everyday and step out in pursuit of greatness. Some do this to the detriment of others and sometimes forget other important things in life such as


The second part of the foundation which should be considered after the Cornerstone has been set is the Foundations of the Apostles and Prophets. There is a depth that must be considered and wisdom that should be gleaned from in this regard. Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High

Strength from the True Foundation

Now therefore ye are no more strangers and foreigners, but fellow citizens with the saints, and of the household of God; And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone; In whom all the building fitly framed together groweth unto an holy temple in the Lord: In

Be strong in God’s grace

Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus (2 Timothy 2:1) Grace depicts spiritual blessings and unmerited favour. All that men receive from God is by His grace. It is the result of faith in God and it is all about God in a man’s race. It comes through walking