Category Archives: The Message from the Pew

​THE CHURCH MUST NOT LOSE FOCUS BECAUSE OF MONEY 

With what shall I come before the LORD, and bow before God most high? Shall I come before Him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old? Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams, with myriad streams of oil? Shall I give my firstborn for my crime, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul? You have been told, O mortal, what is good, and what the LORD requires of you: Only to do justice and to love goodness, and to walk humbly with your God Continue reading

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DO NOT NEGLECT THE GATHERING OF THE BRETHREN

We have stylishly or willfully alienated ourselves from the body of Christ, His church. It is a rejection of the presence of God. Beloved brothers and sisters in Christ, we are doing ourselves great harm or disservice when we reject the presence of God.  Continue reading

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​THE SLAVE GIRL IS GODS DAUGHTER

Do you see your workers or subordinates as Gods beloved children? Do you see your status as master or mistress as a privilege to love and serve God and your neighbours? Do you know God loves your subordinates just the way He loves you? Continue reading

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​REDEEMED TO BECOME FISHERS OF MEN

A Christians mission in the world is splendid, it is a mission intended for everyone, it is a mission of service, excluding no one! 

– Pope Francis

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​SHOW MERCY AND OBTAIN MERCY

Many have concluded that it is difficult, very difficult, to forgive seemingly unbearable and unpardonable offences… Continue reading

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​PEOPLE OF COLOUR

The very first time I heard someone use the term “People of Colour” on CNN, I was deeply troubled. Do we have colourless people? Continue reading

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​OFFERING, A HOLY AND SPIRITUAL RITUAL

I want you to show love, not offer sacrifices. I want you to know Me more than I want burnt offerings (Hosea 6:6). Continue reading

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A PASSING WORLD

Nothing is permanent in this world, not even our troubles.

 – Charlie Chaplin Continue reading

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A SELF-DESTRUCTIVE GENERATION 

“Tolerance is an important part of charity. Without it, it is difficult for two persons to get on together. Moreover, tolerance is the bond of all friendship, and unites people in heart and opinion and action, not only with each other, but in unity with our Lord, so that they may really be at peace”, said St. Vincent de Paul. Continue reading

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​LOVE, THE SOUL OF CHRISTIANITY

“We are not Christians by name.” We are Christians by our way of life. Our actions must have the salt of love. Every action performed without love is vain. – Father Gabriel Amolegbe Continue reading

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