Let’s Rate! 

Rate time!! 💃🏻💃🏻 


I’m in a very happy mood this morning, you know why?? Don’t worry, you’ll find out at the end of this post.

So this morning, while I was blending beans for moi moi my mind flashed back to The Wedding Party, call it a revelation. There was this scene in the movie, where Shola Showbowale (Iya Dunni) told her daughter Adesuwa Etomi (Dunni) that she cancelled her Caterers and brought in a local food vendor, she got so angry and walked out of her mum, but there was something I picked out from the whole incident, do you know that after the whole charade, the guests wanted to be served food from the local food vendor and didn’t find the stylish dish attractive and appetizing? (Apologies to those who haven’t seen the movie) 

Two lessons are learnt from this particular scene was:

1) We don’t always get what we want from God because he knows this is not the appointed time for whatever you are asking from him.

2) All things would work out for good at the end.

There are several lessons to learn from this scene, but these two just stuck and I decided to share. I started rating how my relationship with God has been, did I ever walk out on him because I felt he was silent? Or he closed certain doors just to open a better one? Was I close to him like i am supposed to be? These were some of the questions I asked myself and right there I just asked God to forgive me for doubting him and being mad at him for not answering certain prayers. 

I couldn’t rate my relationship with God above 5/10 but this year, that has been one of my goals, to be closer to God and know when he’s speaking and when he’s not. Because trust me, we need God daily, not just sometimes or when we seek something. We need him whenever we want to make the right decision, we need him when we want to go into that relationship, we need him when we’re in despair, we need him EVERYDAY.

So, my dear readers, how would your rate your relationship with God? Is it above my own rate or you’re still working on it like I am? Would really love to hear from you. And also if you have a tip that could help me in my Christian walk, do share it. Thank you and God bless.

PS: I’m happy because MMM is back 😂👅😜 (you didn’t see that coming, did you?)

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10 thoughts on “Let’s Rate! 

  1. It’s really great that you were able to pick such vital lessons from something that would’ve been just another scene to other people. It’s also good to be reminded of such things. My relationship with God has always been up and down, I don’t even want to rate it because I’d be too ashamed of myself but I definitely am taking steps to fortify my relationship with him

  2. Mine hasn’t been good at all but that’s my focus for 2017. Knowing you have GOD is amazing.
    MMM has great plans for Nigerians 😂.

  3. I will honestly give myself a 3/10 because I have doubted and neglected him. It’s a good thing that we have realized this and are willing to change! I think now we should surround ourselves only with people that have the same vision as us. We can’t just drop all our bad habits in one day. Slowly drop them and before you know it you’ll find yourself flourishing in the things of God. I gat you baby.

    http://www.theblackwriter.com

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