Hey people! Happy Sunday… hope you’re having a fab day.. it was end of year thanksgiving today in church and it was Lit! 💃💃and tonight we have Roc-Ca-Roll.. A rock themed carol.. today is just all round Lit! Lol.. Soooo I promised I was going to share part 2 of yesterday’s story here… If you missed yesterday’s post, here’s the link below.. https://justusgirlsnaija.com/2017/12/16/day-16-should-i-do-it-part-1/ ***************************************** What … Continue reading Day 17: Should I do it? (Part 2)
Hey people, Hope you’re having a great weekend so far! We had carol at our Island Centre yesterday.. whoop! (Gist for another day) So today we have a guest writer.. It’s the second Co- CEO of writers Ink! She’s a prose writer and an amazing story teller… and just lovesssss to write.. lol. She’s married with two beautiful kids, and she’s a crazy God lover! … Continue reading Day 16: Should I do it? (Part 1)
Hello everyone, So it’s 10 days to Christmas… Whoop! 💃💃 Soooo exciting… And what’s Christmas without singing carol songs!! 💃💃💃 So I want to specially invite you all to our Christmas Carol holding today at our Island Centre and Sunday evening at our mainland centre… It’s a rock themed carol, so come wearing ripped jeans, leather jacket and boots. Yup that’s how we roll in … Continue reading Day 15: Roc-Ca-Roll
Hey people I know it’s been really nice on the blog the last few days having lots of amazing guest writers. Well, guess what?!!! Lol! Well at least for today and I’m here specially for my TTCs. Today I’m here for you ladies so let’s do this ! Christmas used to be a very sobering period for me when I got married. I still remember … Continue reading Touched By An Angel…
Hello everyone, It’s day 13! The days are going by so fast… Today we have a beautiful guest writer, she’s fun, witty, she’s a badass makeup artist and also a writer, and she recently had a baby 💃💃💃 She’ll be sharing with us her first christmas as a wife and mum, She’s none other than the beautiful Rema Chisom Udo! It’s been all of … Continue reading Day 13: Our First Christmas….
Hey people. So today we have another guest writer… you see how much we just love you and we’re bringing different flavours your ways… She beautiful, intelligent, witty, FUNNY, and she’s crazy about God. We’ve been blessed to have her as our compere at most of our Justusgirls events. Yup I’m sure you know who I’m talking about already… It’s our Ah-mazing Ameze!!! Whoop! Whoop!!! … Continue reading Day 12: Is that all?
Hello everyone. . It’s a new week and it’s 14 days to Christmas! 😲😲 💃💃💃💃…. I actually did a mini dance.. lol. I particularly like travelling, not necessarily being on the plane for long hours… but visiting a different country, the atmosphere, their food (I’m sure we’ve all established that I’m a foodie), See!! I didn’t say it.. we foodies are the best 😁. the … Continue reading Day 11: Let’s Travel
Hey Ladies…. Hope you all had a great weekend! So today Bisi is back to share a recipe with you guys, if you missed her last post please click the link below: https://justusgirlsnaija.com/2017/12/09/day-9-stocking-up/ Efo Elegusi 1. A derica of egusi ( blended) 2. Stock fish 3. Crayfish 4. Smoked fish 5. Ugwu leaf 6. A little quantity of bitter leaf 7.locust beans 8. 1/4 bottle … Continue reading Day 10: Recipe
Hey Ladies! The weekend is here! 💃💃 Believe it or not, I’ve actually missed you, even though I know I was here yesterday. Feels like it’s been forever! Growing up Saturdays was known for Cleaning, Market day, and cooking. It was like an unspoken rule! In my house it was law! You wake up, sweep, dust and clean, and then it wasn’t the way it … Continue reading Day 9: Stocking up!
Hello everyone. Its day 8! Its been one week and a day guys… Whoop!! And it’s like 17 days till Christmas 😮💃💃💃 Who remembers how Christmas was growing up? Cooking in the kitchen with your mum, having everyone over, the house being very full. Being in the kitchen the whole day on Christmas day. (I don’t miss that one). Today we have another guest writer. … Continue reading Day 8: Memories…
Hey Everyone…. hope you’re having a beautiful day… has anyone put up their Christmas decorations yet? I haven’t.. not like I don’t want to, I just haven’t. Even though I can smell Christmas everywhere! Isn’t it exciting? Lights are up… I can sort of smell harmattan too. But is anyone excited about Christmas this year, like I am. So today we have a guest writer! … Continue reading Day 7: Lights, Trees, and Ribbons.
So to be honest kemi literally harassed me into doing this post today. I am operating sleep deprived. In actual fact I’ve been feeling like someone is stealing my time. It doesn’t feel like I have 24hours like everyone else It just seems there isn’t enough of it in one day. Don’t mind me it’s just me being overly dramatic. We are learning everyday how … Continue reading Day 6: My Help…
Hey people, guess what? It’s Thankful Tuesday! 💃💃 Yesterday in the office, I sat down just thinking to myself… “God is a good God!” And I know you’re thinking well we know he is… but I really was thinking and pondering about it for a while… like he is good, it’s his nature, it’s who he is.. he can’t but be good, even if he … Continue reading Day 5: Miraculous God!
Hey ladies! Hope you had a great weekend! I had a fabulous Time!!! We had Excellence Awards in church, it’s an annual event we have to appreciate people that have done excellently well through out the year.. And the theme this year was “Royal African”… everyone looked Amazing 😍😍.. Na you know this gist needs to have its own post.. cos today we’re here for … Continue reading Day 4: Jesus’ Party! 💃🏾
Hey Everyone! It’s day 3! We are actually doing this Ladies, blogging everyday.. where my cheerleaders at!! I’m actually excited about this.. speaking of being excited.. so today I want to talk about someone really special to me!! She doesn’t like being put on a spot or being fussed about, so this has to be our own little secret. She doesn’t need to know! 😁 … Continue reading Day 3: Few of her favourite things….
Hey people I’m sure by now you know we love December around here and trust me there are so many reasons why. It’s not just because it’s Christmas and oh! How we love Christmas Even though we have at least 23 days before it’s officially Christmas we still get to start making a fuss really early. You need to see all the planning that goes … Continue reading Day2: THIS EMBER
Hey Ladies! Can you believe it’s December, like the year is about to come to an end. 2017 is about to go forever! I still remember what I did and what I ate on new years day, feels like it happened yesterday… Whew! How time flies though. So let me officially welcome you to December, the last month of the year, the line just before … Continue reading Day1: Bottom Pot!
Hey people Let me confess I’ve been struggling so much with blogging. I have so many unfinished posts… God help me. I’ve been so focused on trying to sort out so many things before the year runs out. Ive ended up with such a full plate but to be honest as tasking as it all seems when I fall on my bed at night I’m … Continue reading And God Danced…
Need I say more? What ever it is. If you are going to beat it… you need to consciously fight the fear. I love you Continue reading #BibleSenseSeries: Fear Not!
Hey Ladies Okay so of course you know it’s Wednesday and as usual Wednesdays are for wives. So let’s get down to it straight away. Our bible sense for day 4 and our instruction for today is one scripture that has been a guiding light in the last 12 years of my marriage. God gave me this scripture a few weeks before my … Continue reading #BibleSenseSeries: The Key
It’s day 3 and Today I think the word speaks for itself. No matter what version you read though the message is the same I particularly like the message translation though because it makes it clear that sometimes the thing we even worry about may not even happen and even if it does God makes a firm promise to help us deal with … Continue reading #BibleSenseSeries: Don’t Worry
Hey people So I woke up to Romans 13 this morning and I’m sure you can guess from yesterday and today’s post that that’s where I’ve been sitting for now let’s see where we go tomorrow. 😁 So I started out thinking God was talking to me about being a good citizen and I was like how apt considering yesterday was our Independence Day celebration. … Continue reading #BibleSenseSeries: Pay Attention
Happy Independence Day celebrations to all my Naija people. Today has been a constant reminder of how grateful we should be for this great nation. Seems every where I turn I hear this beautiful song by Timi Dakolo every single place I turn. I’ve even shed a tear or two because I know every line of that song is true. And to be honest Nigeria … Continue reading #BibleSenseSeries: Live Sold Out
It’s my birthday today. Every year I do things almost always the same. I spend the whole day avoiding the fuss. I will switch off my phones, stay off social media and try to stay away from all the birthday wahala Yes, I make a fuss about other people’s birthdays but never about mine. So as usual this year I had planned it would … Continue reading Today, I Will Celebrate…
Hey Soldiers!! This is your commanding officer speaking! “Today you are not women, you are soldiers of Christ.. so when I address you your response would be Sir, Yes Sir!!” I’m sure some of you got it! So it’s been One week since Worship, Warship and Wordship and I can’t get over it, the whole event is still playing in my head, I can still … Continue reading Warriors!!
Please DO NOT miss this. It’s going to be a life changing experience. I’m so excited. Just 3 days to go. Have you registered? It’s free. Register here for JUGN Conference Hurry and Register now. Pick a Team and buy a t-shirt. It’s not compulsory but a little birdie told me there’s something special for those who wear … Continue reading #JUGN Conference 2017
Hey people It’s been just 6 days into September and I already have too much to be grateful for. Yes I know September is usually good for me but this one is just sending me all the right vibes. Like the ninth month that it is, it’s delivering all the amazing blessings it should. It’s been testimony after testimony … Continue reading My September…
Yesterday was such a good day for me. I’m not asleep yet so I decided to do this quickly before going to bed… very full and exciting day for me later today. I’m up in a few hours to get ready for church. It will be three amazing services- 2 on the mainland and 1 at our Island centre. Pk will be preaching so you … Continue reading #August30series: Good News
Today is such a good day! Did I say good day? Scratch that I meant Great day!!! Today is just a celebratory post no great revelation except to take an active part in the joys of others. So today is just me putting up a picture that’s special to me. Majorly particularly because I want to remember today for as long as I can. He’s … Continue reading #August30series: FriYay!!!
Day 24 Well…. according to the calendar 😂😂 Oh! Yesterday went by like a blur. I can’t even tell what really went on apart from the amazing Word I heard in church last night… every other time I feel like I was sleep walking. I had no idea jet lag could be so bad. I knew I was moving around doing all … Continue reading #August30series: Surely….
Yay!!! It’s one of my two special days in August Everyone who knows me or even knows about me probably knows by now why August 22 is so special to me. Yep! You guessed right it’s because of these two amazing miracles God sent to me. So I’m glad today is thankful Tuesday because I definitely have a reason to thank God and to be … Continue reading #August30series: Twos and Eights
My days are all jumbled up and I blame it on jet lag. I want to sleep when I should be awake and then when I should be asleep I battle with insomnia but following the calendar it’s day 21 Today is always a special day for me. It’s a “we were like them that dreamed” day. Just sitting here I am reminded … Continue reading #August30series: Ain’t God good?!i
Hey people Supposed to be day 17 Jetting off in a bit so you get a post once I land. Will be in transit for a bit. Cant wait to be home though it’s been one extremely long trip for me and really hectic too It’s a long flight and I intend to sleep if David will let me. Okay … Continue reading #August30series: in transit
Okay so I’m sure you know it’s wifey Wednesday and I’m here for you ladies. Settle in let’s talk my darlings. I asked my husband recently what advice he would give wives – knowing all he knows now and after Counseling so many couples. I expected him to say something like pray for your husband or respect your husband. You know stuff we always seem … Continue reading #August30series: Lighten Up
Hey people I'm here!!! So I slipped under the radar yesterday which means I didn't or should I say couldn't blog. I really wanted to but in some funny way it looks like my day wasn't a full 24 hours. I honestly had it all planned out. Started out really early and on schedule. By 7.30am I was checked out of my hotel and in … Continue reading #Augustseries30: human
Hello mummy Today is day 10 and it's been such a full day for me. I'm currently in Chicago for #GLS17 at Willow Creek community church. Oh! What a day it's been! Such amazing speakers Bill Hybels Sheryl Sandberg Marcus Lemoni Frederik Haren Michael jr And of course Andy Stanley whom I totally love. I've laughed, I've cried, I've been challenged, educated, inspired and wowed … Continue reading #August30series: Be Brave
Hey wifey It's day 9 and it's Wednesday. Know what that means? Yep! It's time for a bit of girl time for wives. It's time for us to kick off our heels and settle into our Chayil Haven. I had a moment today. I was sitting in a shuttle bus after a 3 hour flight into Chicago and as we made our way down to … Continue reading #August30series: I like him
Still going strong… Today I’m doing a combo of Thankful Tuesday and dilemma Tuesday. Do you know what that means? You get a double portion today yay!!! And I’m doing this because I need to push myself. I am sooooo tired. But tired ain’t got nothing on me. So rather than go AWOL on you guys I decided to put “my body under” and go … Continue reading #August30series: beautiful people
Hey people 7 days!!!! And still here Today I want to share one of my absolutely favorite scriptures that keeps me moving everyday. It’s my go-to. It reminds me why I do what I do. Why I wake up every morning and keep going. One day a lawyer asked Jesus, “what is the greatest of all the commandments?” Jesus answered with this: If Jesus says … Continue reading #August30series: Love God
Hey people Did you make it to church today? I’m writing this on my way to church. I probably won’t get to post this till much later when I get back to the hotel but it’s quite a drive to church I might as well make the most of it by doing something productive. So as we drive down it seems I’ve had a full … Continue reading #August30series: Between Sundays
So Vida is finally asleep … and that is no ordinary feat. For those that know her, you know she's her father's daughter through and through and before you can get her to sleep … heaven will nearly touch earth. So I'm both proud of myself and extremely pleased that she's snoring softly at 10pm and it's not a school night. So it's day 5 … Continue reading #August30series: Rich, Full and Satisfying.
Hey people What? Did you think I wasn’t going to show up? Nah! I wouldn’t think of it. Today is going to be brief though. Just got in. Been out all day…. full day trip with the family. So I’m here for my ladies who are TTC. Now if you don’t know what that means then you probably don’t fall into that category. If you … Continue reading #August30series: It’s up to you
Day 3 people!!! Oh! My God I just realized I have my days all mixed up. Today is actually Thursday not Wednesday. Which means I did a thankful Tuesday rather than a post for wives yesterday. After all on JUGN Wednesdays is for wives. So here’s what I’m going to do. I’m going to just go with the flow and correct this tomorrow and then … Continue reading #August30series: For Your Husband.
Hey peopleI'm back and it's day 2. Now today I really couldn't make up my mind which I would rather go with. Should I make it a thankful Tuesday post or a Dilemma Tuesday seeing as it's been so long since we had one and I've been itching to do a give away and what better excuse than a dilemma Tuesday. But after giving it … Continue reading #August30series: Not Forgetting.
Yay!!! August is here!!!!! For some funny reason I started off this post singing in my head. Hahahaha!!! Weird right? But you see, usually before I do a blog post I would play it over in my heart then think it through in my head before I actually put any words down. That way I can actually search my heart to know if it’s really … Continue reading #August30series: First Things First
Hey people My God!!! It’s been ages 😁 I’ve missed you guys but then again life just happens. You suddenly realize that your assignments in destiny increase and prioritizing becomes necessary. And as much as I love you guys blogging everyday was a luxury I just couldn’t afford sadly. I find that I’ve been fulfilling more of my pastoral role than my writing or blogging … Continue reading After Herod Died…
Hey Ladies!! I’ve absolutely missed you guys!! Maybe I’m being a tad bit dramatic.. lol, but seriously tho.. seems like this is becoming my regular opener.. 🙈. We all have to ensure this STOPS it’s a matter of National Security, and we need all hands on deck! 😐 Ok but for real this time, lol.. I’m officially back! 😁 back to blogging.. 😌 Feels so … Continue reading #FlashBackFriday
Hagar didn’t ask to be dragged into all of this but what choice did she have? She was a slave. She belonged to her master to do with as she pleased. She knew her mistress could not have a child. Everyone knew…. The slaves talked. ….you couldn’t help but over hear that kind of talk. With so many servants there was always talk. There was … Continue reading Jesus: The God who sees…
Hey people Yes!!!! I’m so excited. Can you tell? I can’t believe it’s already time for When Women Worship #WWW2017 and the count down begins. So as is our usual custom at JUGN we alway spend the week before with a fruit fast and we pray together at 6.30pm everyday to key into what God’s heart is for us at these meetings. It’s … Continue reading …and the countdown begins
Hey people Lol! It feels good to be back though. It’s been such a long time. Spent most of the morning cleaning through the cobwebs on this blog I honestly cannot believe I have been away from the blog this long. For some funny reason I keep thinking to myself today is the day I finally get to blog and at the end of the … Continue reading Painting The Town Red