2018 SHM WEEKLY TITBIT. Week 19. PROTECT YOUR VISION.

(First Published in February 2017)

That you have a God given vision does not get you to your promised land. Between the time of the vision taking hold and manifestation, you have a gulf.

And trust me, that is where most people miss it. Why?

Because your vision is from He who is VISION Himself does not protect it from the antics of the enemy of your soul. In fact, if my experience (and those of many great folk!) is anything to go by, that is when he will attack your mind the most. Same with Abraham, same with John the Baptist, same with the Lord Jesus Christ!

So what to do in the journey to your manifestation? Guard your vision jealously. Do not allow your current situation derail you. How?

(1) Always affirm your identity in God. You need to constantly remind and reassure yourself of who you truly are, regardless of what you currently face. For example keep saying this to yourself, REPEATEDLY, “I am not a failure. I am a success waiting to manifest”; “I know the thoughts my God has towards me, thoughts of good not of evil, to bring me to my expected end”

(2) Remain cheerful, remain joyous. Create an environment of praise. God will be there with you, because He dwells in the praise of His people, Israel! Something about praise that many miss is this: the enemy of your soul has so lost his own, that he cannot abide you praising God in adversity! So, he flees.

(3) Keep working on new ideas, keep trying new things. Do not remain static. Remember that Thomas Edison tested more than 3000 designs over a period of three (3) years before he got the prototype for the first commercially practical light bulb correctly. He kept working at the idea until he got it right.

I know you are a promise waiting to manifest. So, I say with confidence that you shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name.

We love you!

I want to assure you that we love you! Really.

May 8th 2018. Salvation House/LexConsults Humanae International.

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2018 SHM WEEKLY WISDOM TITBIT. WEEK 17. STEP ASIDE ALREADY.

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Life can be hard consistently, especially in some parts of the world – for the uninitiated!

A mindset change is required for you to really key into, and benefit from the capacity to live above all systemic challenges in your environment. Yes, it is possible.

It is not unlikely that beset with myriad challenges, one’s soul will be overwhelmed, yet, ironically we still feel “we can surmount” the challenges with natural help. Relying on the arm of flesh for intractable problems indicates that one does not know, or fully appreciate that the spiritual controls the physical as we already discussed this year.

My friends, the smart thing to do, is yield issues and problems of this world system to He who knows tomorrow from yesterday. Yes, you and I have a role to play in solving our own problems, by doing the right thing and applying applicable principles – this is a must. However, when you have done all that, and there still appears to be no breakthrough solutions, then is the time to STEP ASIDE ALREADY!

Dear friend, trust me, our brains can not fathom the extent of His powers, or the potentials of His wisdom! So, yield all burdens to Him, for He alone is mandated to influence what happens in your world before they manifest. Why wait for a crisis before you embrace His truths? A clarion call for hungry souls still out there – come and drink from His satisfying well. Come today, come aplenty. 

You shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name. We love you!

April 24th 2018. Salvation House/LexConsults Humanae International.

SHM WEEKLY WISDOM TITBIT. WEEK 13. “TOMORROW”

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Dear friends, how are you this week? Hope you Year has been profitable thus far? Hallelujah!

Growing up, my parents drummed in my siblings and me that man has no power to achieve anything by himself. I am sure this resonates with some of you too. The foundation for this admonition is that only the Almighty controls the future, and we have to plan (set goals, prepare strategies for these goals etc.) firmly within His power over the future.

I want to remind some of us who may have forgotten, or any for who this is fresh teaching, that man’s times and seasons are outside the say so of any man. Yes, no matter how smart those goals may be, or hung-ho those strategies may be, you need to be alive to execute them!

A visit to the cemetery would reveal the powerlessness of man on this issue of “tomorrow”. There lies many who used to be accomplished, those for whom doors were opened and food served on silver platters! Those doors, the food and silver platters would now be used be some other fellow! Akika, Olodumare! [great God!}

So, my friends, the wise thing to do is ALWAYS to pre-fix our plans thus: “If the Master wills it, and we’re still alive, we’ll do this or that.” This is wisdom indeed, as we commit all to the pleasure of He who rules and controls the affairs of all men. It also show our total dependence on He who knows tomorrow from yesterday! Anything else does not really speak to application of knowledge.

You shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name. We love you!

March 27th 2018. Salvation House/LexConsults Humanae International.

SHM WEEKLY WISDOM TITBIT. WEEK 11. GRATITUDE & GRACE

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The CHRISTIAN race starts and ends with grace – Charis. Something you have not worked for is grace. For example, nobody has the capacity to pay for sin. Salvation comes in, because we are saved. And everything we can ever gain from salvation is by grace! Therefore, no man can fulfil potential without God’s help.

But we take this grace for granted at times. How? The fact that it is grace does not mean we should just keep receiving ad infinitum. We must give back. For me, gratitude is the proper response to grace. Great men who keep increasing understand, and have mastered this principle – “Receive and Give”.

Jesus Christ already paid mankind upfront at Calvary, so we all owe God our service, in one form or the other! I encourage you this week, do not stay only at the receiving end; find a way to give back by diligent service! That is how to show gratitude, and be positioned to receive more grace. Serve others, help others, love all. Simple, right?

Not at all. We live in a world of personalised pronouns, “me”. “I”, “mine” etc. We tend not to see beyond our immediate comfort zones. But, trust me, there are others far beyond your immediate vision range who are hurting, who are hungry, who are oppressed. We all owe it as a debt of gratitude for our own grace, to reach out, to comfort, to help – in all ways that we can.

Can you do that for He who loved us before we could even love Him? Thank you! Reach out today, show someone the love of Christ Jesus! It may just be a smile that you sow in another’s life that will make a difference, it may be a word of comfort, it may be a lending ear to a troubled soul. And it would make the world of difference.

You shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name. We love you!

March 13th 2018. Salvation House/LexConsults Humanae International.

2018 SHM WEEKLY WISDOM TITBITS. WEEK 9. STOP ANNOUNCING YOURSELF.

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It is natural for every human being to desire recognition. Something in us crave it. And smart people around us who know this, often times exploit this to get away with stuff! So, we all have the need to be accorded respect. Psychologists have a word for it – AFFIRMATION. It happens in families, in business relationships etc. So, this of itself, it is not a bad thing.

But have you noticed how it is nowadays, that some folk do not even wait for people to accord them recognition? No. They frontally do it themselves. I am sure you have heard things like, “Do you know who I am?”, “Even if I have to mention it myself, God used me to do so and so…”? I have heard it said somewhere, that it is a Nigerian thing – everyone is a bossman. But I have seen it happen with non-Nigerians too; so it got me thinking. And I discovered something.

It has to do with the greatest enemy of man. No, not the devil, sorry. It is that thing called EGO. Some call it pride. Whatever appellation we give it, it is our greatest enemy. Why? Because any one of us who cannot confront and tame it is already in a losing battle of life? Why?

Because it is the Almighty God Himself who fights such people. Remember what I shared with you in Week 10 about He being a jealous God? OK. This is how it works. So, you desire recognition, and you go out of your way to ‘pluck’ it from the mouth of others, or just ‘megaphone’ the thing yourself, what you are doing in essence is to place yourself in God’s stead.

My father in the Lord reminded us one of Jesus’ truths in a unique way many years ago. The gist of it is this – when you get anywhere, whether invited or not, seat far from the place of honor. How wonderful, and in the sight of many it would be if you are then invited over to the front! Conversely, how ego-busting it would be, if after settling in front, you are asked to please vacate for another more honorable? Getting my drift?

If you are worthy of honor, trust me, it will come. At a time most beneficial to you. Ask Brother Mordecai! My dear friend, do yourself a favor, stop announcing yourself or your worth. Leave that job to others.

Now, go ahead and shine this week. You shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name. We love you!

February 27th 2018. Salvation House/LexConsults Humanae International.

2018 SHM Weekly Wisdom Titbit. Week 1. YOU ARE YOUR OWN CO-CREATOR.

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Welcome to a brand new year! I pray that your journey will be smooth, your story positively different this year. Lines shall surely fall for you in pleasant places, if …..

‘If’ what?

If you open your mind to your primary role. That apart from the Almighty God, you are the co-creator of your life! What do I mean? Yes, God did the work of re-creation (no, not creation; but recreation. Another day, another story). Anyway, I need you to accept that no man is the finished product at birth, not even Adam!

All God did was re-create the world in its basic form, hid minerals and resources for mankind to discover, gave mankind dominion over all other creatures with an advanced mental acumen; and expects us to create the kind of world we want to live in. Same it is for you and I.

Remember that all He created was perfect, and picture yourself in that mould. He gave your life a perfect workshop, your spirit, soul and body. For you to make of it what you will. And what we become is what we co-create – the choices we make, the competences we acquire etc. We lie on the bed we make, practically.

So, this first week of 2018, I need you to remember this – you are your own co-creator. Approach this New Year with that mindset and make something out of it.

You shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name. We love you!

January 2nd 2018. Salvation House/LexConsults Humanae International.

2017 SHM WEEKLY WISDOM TITBIT. WEEK 52. HAVE HOPE

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Dear friends, can you believe that you are about to transit to a new calendar season? Wow! When did we congratulate ourselves happy new year 2017, again? 52 weeks already? The Lord be praised. Ever faithful, ever true God of the whole universe! We thank you, one and all for seeing us thus far; and also in advance for the great works you will do in and through us in 2018. Amen.

But maybe not everyone would think they have cause to celebrate and be thankful? Perhaps because you have not really achieved all you looked forward to, or received answers to all requests? Well, trust me, we may not see them yet, but heaven has truly moved! Wait for your manifestation in hope.

As for the coming year, what you call 2018 is what it will become for you. So, you have a role to play in preparation for the said year. For us on this mountain, 2018 would be our YEAR OF THE POWER OF GOD; and what ever we would ever get in it – spiritual, physical etc. would be directly proportional to the measure of His power in us. So, you see, we have our role to play in what happens to us next year.

Be rest assured though that your outcome is already determined in Christ Jesus! You can only end well. Why? Because His wish towards you are good, never evil; and He alone is able to bring all to an expected end! But what do you expect from 2018? There in all your set goals it should be! Not set any yet? GET TO IT NOW THEN.

All I encourage you with is to keep the faith. Have hope of a better 2018. As you see it, so shall it be! I prophesy!!!

OTHER APPRECIATIONS:

1. We thank you for following our tips for the past 52 weeks. Let us know if there are any weekly tip you miss and would want sent to you. It will be our privilege to so do.

2. We also would like to openly thank all our covenant partners for your continued contributions, counsel and support (particularly for our Ministry of Helps) to the advancement of our task. As your testimony already show, none of your will ever lack for any good thing.

See you next year by His grace.

You shall excel In Jesus’ mighty name. We love you!

December 26th 2017. Salvation House.

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