I would like to share with you what the Spirit of God spoke to my heart, in response to what I was feeling, and how He counselled and ministered to me, when I hit this bump of despair.
Hi! Welcome to our second MOVIE REVIEW here at THE NARROW GATEWAY! I am super-excited to share this Movie Review with you. Why? Because it was submitted by an intelligent young man, only 14 years old! His name is Fehintoluwa Jolugbo (a.k.a Yoyo) and I was so impressed with his review, I hardly had to … Continue reading A Review of the Movie “BROTHERLY LOVE” by FEHINTOLUWA JOLUGBO A.K.A YOYO (14 years old!)
Our Bible passage was taken from John 14:12. Be blessed and encouraged as you watch/listen/read. This devotional was written by my mum, Funmi Amosun and shared a day after her birthday! HAPPY BIRTHDAY MUMMY! CLICK here to LISTEN to the Podcast Click here to READ the Written Devotional
Following Jesus (7 June 2017) (5th in Series on Truths About Life Behind the Narrow Gateway) Our feature Bible passage was taken from Matthew 10:37-39
This Week's Truth Turn Up! - THE FOLLOWER'S BATTLE (A Guest Devotional by Funmi Amosun A.K.A my mum!) (14 June 2017)
Our Feature Bible Passage: Matthew 10:37-39 "He who loves his father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me; and he who loves his son or daughter more than Me is not worthy of Me. He who does not take his cross and follow after Me is not worthy of Me. He who … Continue reading THIS WEEK’S TRUTH TURN UP! FOLLOWING JESUS, BEHIND THE NARROW GATEWAY (7 June 2017)
Today on the W.I.T.N.G CHAT SHOW (Part 2 of a 2-part series), our host, Toyin Oladiran, Founder of the Narrow Gateway, continues to chat to Maya David, a woman with an amazing story about her experience of the miraculous! The supernatural! Maya shares her story, and engages us on our favourite question, W.I.T.N.G? What Is The … Continue reading CLICK HERE TO WATCH / LISTEN to The W.I.T.N.G Chat Show – After The Miraculous, What Then? (Part 2 of 2) (6 June 2017)
Today on the W.I.T.N.G CHAT SHOW (Part 1 of a 2-part series), our host, Toyin Oladiran, Founder of the Narrow Gateway, chats to Maya David, a woman with an amazing story about her experience of the miraculous! The supernatural! Maya shares her story, and engages us on our favourite question, W.I.T.N.G? What Is The Narrow Gateway? … Continue reading CLICK HERE TO WATCH/LISTEN to The W.I.T.N.G Chat Show: After The Miraculous, What Then? (Part 1 of 2) (5 June 2017)
Here is the Video Circle Back to the Truth Turn Up of 17 May 2017 titled, “The Glory of Surrender” which was part 4 in a series on Truths About Life Behind The Narrow Gateway. Our Bible passage was taken from Phillippians 2:5-11.
THIS WEEK’S TRUTH TURN UP: SURRENDER - THE KEY TO GLORY Our feature Bible passage: Philippians 2:5-11 => 5 You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.6 Though he was God, he did not think of equality with God as something to cling to.7 Instead, he gave up his divine privileges; he took the humble position of a slave … Continue reading THIS WEEK’S TRUTH TURN UP – SURRENDER- THE KEY TO GLORY
Video Circle Back to This Week’s Truth Turn Up – WHY SHOULD I EVER HAVE TO TURN MYSELF DOWN (PART 3 IN A SERIES ON TRUTHS ABOUT LIFE BEHIND THE NARROW GATEWAY) (24 MAY 2017) Let’s circle back to refresh our memories on This Week’s Truth Turn Up. Our Bible text was taken from Matthew 16:21-26.
24 May 2017 Our feature Bible passage: Matthew 16:21-26 -> 21. From that time, Jesus began to show to His disciples that He must go to Jerusalem, and suffer many things from the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised the third day. 22. Then Peter took Him aside and began … Continue reading THIS WEEK’S TRUTH TURN UP – WHY SHOULD I EVER HAVE TO TURN MYSELF DOWN? (PART 3 IN A SERIES ON TRUTHS ABOUT LIFE BEHIND THE NARROW GATEWAY)
Wow! Did I just go there? Yes, I just did. This is book is about "Biblical Sexuality" something that is pretty NON-PC to talk about. Yup. But hey, W.I.T.N.G right? What Is The Narrow Gateway? We ask the question whenever we encounter life's different faces and phases. Even when it requires being non-PC. Wow! What … Continue reading A Book Review on ‘The Talk: 7 Lessons to Introduce Your Child to Biblical Sexuality’ by Luke Wilkerson
17 May 2017 Our feature verse: Matthew 16:24 – And Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to follow Me, let him deny himself, take up his cross and follow Me.” Broader text for your meditation: Matthew 16:21-26 This is the second part of our series on TRUTHS ABOUT LIFE BEHIND THE NARROW GATEWAY! Last … Continue reading THERE COMES A TIME TO TURN YOURSELF DOWN (PART 2 IN A SERIES ON TRUTHS ABOUT LIFE BEHIND THE NARROW GATEWAY)
Our text was taken from Matthew 16:24, "If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, take up his cross and follow Me." Be blessed and encouraged to pursue that God-life with single-mindedness.
One day very recently, I was at home, with my kiddies, minding my own business (you must have noticed by now that I do a lot of that *wink*), like any Mama of two active toddlers would do. I was perched in one of my most common positions when I am at home; on my … Continue reading A crocodile, some warts, and a heartsong
10 May 2017 First Up, Desire Me! (Part 1 of a Series on Truths About Life Behind The Narrow Gateway) Feature Verse: Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me.” Matthew 16:24 Broader text for your meditation: Matthew … Continue reading First Up, Desire Me! (Part 1 of A Series on Truths About Life Behind The Narrow Gateway)
Next on our line-up here at The W.I.T.N.G Chat Show, we will be having a hard-hitting, no frills chat with Maya David, a woman with a miraculous experience and testimony that will leave your skin goose-pimpled when you hear it. Our approach? AFTER THE MIRACULOUS, WHAT THEN? Why does God allow us to experience the … Continue reading OUR NEXT W.I.T.N.G CHAT SESSION: AFTER THE MIRACULOUS, WHAT THEN? Our guest is MAYA DAVID
The Clash of the Counsellors Feature verse: Psalm 1:1 Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stands in the path of sinners, nor sits in the seat of the scornful. Meditate: Psalm 1:1-6 A few weeks ago, the phrase, ‘The Clash of the Counsellors’ came to my mind, … Continue reading This Week’s Truth Turn Up! (3 May 2017)
This is one of those books that smack you upside the head, yet you can’t help but keep coming back for more whams! It's about a woman's emotional and sexual integrity and fulfilment in marriage. BOOM! Are you a woman who is married but does not experience emotional or sexual fulfilment? Perhaps you even ‘saved … Continue reading A book review of ‘EVERY WOMAN’S BATTLE’ by Shannon Ethridge
Can you wing being a WORKER and a brother or sister in Christ at the same time? Happy Workers' Day!
Brace yourself to be schooled by a 5 year old! "You have to get mad at fear, really mad. I have started telling my daughter that, and the other day I heard her in her room saying "get lost". I rushed to her room and asked who she was speaking to and she said, "fear … Continue reading Sorry Fear, Grace took your place!
I have songs that make my cheeks flush and my skin tingle. For as long as I can remember, I have sat at the feet of music, my hands beckoning, my heart raised within me, ripe ears tuned to receive lessons and counsel. Lessons on love, affection, commitment, passion, desire, romance...beauty. For as long as I … Continue reading If my soul must be captivated by rhythm…
WITNG CHATS PRESENTS... A Chat With Oby Bamidele, Author, Registered Counsellor and Authenticity Coach, as well as Founder of The Authenticity Club For Women. We go deep. Hard-hitting. No Masks. Authenticity. Coming soon. Really Soon. #AudienceOfOne #JourneyToAuthenticMe #NoMoreFalseSelf #FalseSelfMustFall #FalseSelfMustBow #BowOut #ItsNotWhatYouThink #WatchThisSpace #ComingSoon #Easter #EasterWeekend #JesusPaidItAll #ObyBamidele #ToyinOladiran #thenarrowgateway Hosted by Toyin Oladiran Founder … Continue reading We go deep. No masks. Authenticity.
In this life, where there is so much static, if you are really serious about getting plugged into the vibrant, unrivalled God-life behind the narrow gate, if you are really set on stirring up that umph to dive into your gifts and be part of unlocking solution spaces in a world that is in dire … Continue reading In this life where there is so much static…
Reading a Christian book? Do the words leap off the page and hit you right between the eyes and you are like "WOW! AWESOME!" Or does the book give you a nice snooze-pull and remind you that you need to go get some zzzz's in? LOL! Why not write a review about it? The Narrow … Continue reading Wanna do a Christian book review?
A couple of days ago, I was pushed, I tell you! Here was I, minding my own business like any mama of two toddlers who has been gifted with a free evening would (hmmm? ☺). It was pretty late at night but I felt my writing juices sizzling, so I cracked open my laptop and … Continue reading Pushed, I tell you!
So, as many of you may know, I recently moved back to Nigeria with my family, after having lived outside of Nigeria for almost 23 years! One of the most significant features of living in Nigeria, and in many African countries for that matter, is the availability of affordable domestic help. I ain’t complaining! But there’s more. … Continue reading Can you wing being an oga or madame, as we say in Nigeria, and being a brother or sister in Christ at the same time?