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Magnification concerns a personal estimation or reckoning of the worth of the object being magnified. In the natural, the efforts of human beings to magnify tend to be inappropriate and wrong. We either magnify the wrong things or magnify the right t Read on...
On many occasions, our troubles are not the result of persecution but self-invited punishment for socio-cultural trespassing. This happens when we do not properly grasp the mandate given by our Lord, and in its place we veer off to entangle ourselves Read on...
When faced with societal persecution especially the type championed by the government of the land, it is natural for us to tend toward carnal resistance. Yet, the counsel of God is for us to continue as responsible members of society. Our warfare mus Read on...
Many people have questioned the personality of the Holy Spirit, claiming the He is an "it", being merely a force, or an influence, or merely the power of God, etc. Actually, it is not unexpected that the opponents of the truth of the Trinity would ra Read on...
(an) issue to consider is that creation was not from absolute nothing – but rather from nothing created. As it is, God actually created from His Will, (Hebrews 11:3) and the will of God is NOT nothing but the source of all things in the universe. I Read on...
Let's look at it. You say God Himself told you clearly to do something. (In this case, marry sister Mary). Now, you won't do it because you discovered the instruction entails some undesirable difficulties discovered by medical tests. What does this s Read on...
The role of the Church is to represent her Lord to the world, being a faithful custodian of the truth and channel of dissemination of the message of salvation by the power of the Holy Spirit, to those still under the bondage of darkness. Implementin Read on...
This series is designed to help believers handle, in a God-honouring way, the now-common problem of Christian persecution in the hands of governments, religious leaders and a society that increasingly hates the gospel of Jesus Christ. Read on...
This is to act in such a way as to try to put God on the defensive. This is a gross sin which may be committed by both the devil (Job 1: 9-11) and human beings alike and it is the subject of the sermon which Jesus referred to above. As the passage sh Read on...
Many people rely on Deut. 22:5 to advance a doctrine of garments for women. The truth of the matter is that this verse does not support the idea of trouser-less women at all – except if we try to make it say what God has not said, and/or try to use Read on...
Reality is the appreciation of the existence of a thing. The fact that something exists does not mean the existence will be appreciated by other beings. God is the only being that possesses total reality - the appreciation of all things. This is why Read on...
The word "Beginning" is used in The Scriptures both literally and figuratively - and the two usages are critically important. Here, we look at both usages and their import for sound doctrine and a deeper grasp of the overall message of God to mankind Read on...
An exhortation on the nature and benefits of the believer's covenant with God, and a warning against despising it. Read on...
Most of us young boys were quite playful and adventurous. So, apart from the regular school use, we engaged our cutlasses in post-class activities such as going into the bush to cut bamboo for construction of goalposts for soccer and even digging Read on...
Most people who abuse alcohol do not readily admit their error. And I was not an exception. I refused to recognise my predicament so I told myself that my use of the substance was “normal”. And of a truth, the usual societal conventions seeme Read on...
Abike was one of my girlfriends in medical school. She used to visit from Lagos and would stay for days. She was a streetwise young woman who was much more matured than me in the ways of the world. But I had one great hold on her: she was despera Read on...
An interesting narration of the attempt of a young doctor- politician to bullet-proof himself with the aid of a magic portion from a Nigerian gun herbalist.
Excerpt: ...Some minutes later, I thought I heard "click", "click" just befo Read on...
Reminiscences of my life as a bright and promising young man who made a habit of frequenting brothels, wasting my precious virtues and money on prostitutes
Excerpt: ...we all concluded the preliminary negotiations (essentially on the Read on...
Christians have a calling to be the aroma of God to the world. Yet many of us have neglected to be with Jesus since the day we received Him, making it difficult to even have His fragrance rubbed on us. How do we diffuse a fragrance we scarcely have o Read on...
The Christian walk is often characterised by various forms of persecution and inflicting of injustice, yet the counsel of God is that Christians should freely forgive and repay the evil with good. How can this be done? Read on...



Glory be to the Most High God for the provision of a parcel of ;land for the Ministry at Ibadan. Our leading is to erect a church building with a 100-seater auditorium on the property.

Please join us in giving thanks and praising Him for this marvellous gift and prayers for the needful provisions as construction work commences.
The Precepts of Life Ministry has just added another website to its outreach portfolio. The new website, Escapades in Iniquity, is dedicated to the proclamation of the faithfulness of God in saving people from the paths of destruction through sin.

You are invited to visit the site now at http://escapadesininiquity.com Read on...
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