Do you know where the Cote d’Ivoire, or Ivory Coast, actually is on the west coast of Africa? Do take time to find out if you are not sure. I was not exactly sure where Uganda and Kenya were until I went there to speak and teach at Pastors and Leaders Seminars. We are approaching the World cup in South Africa and I have a real dilemma. Read more


The reality of today’s economy is such that most people can no longer afford to follow the old practice of working several years in a secure job, and retiring comfortably on a pension. The fact is that the average worker will retire into a standard of living well below what they are accustomed to, with a large number retiring into poverty. This makes the need to create an alternative source of income more urgent than it has ever been at any time in recent history. Read more

Can We Really Pursue Happiness?

Posted: May 25, 2010 in ezines

Some people think that money equals happiness. The truth is, poverty and wealth, have both failed. Read more

The statistics and figures of child poverty are shocking. Yet the western world has built up an emotional immunity of sorts to the plight of malnourished and underprivileged children from the third world. How can we reverse this trend? Are the statistics not enough? Read more

India Poverty

Posted: May 20, 2010 in ezines

Poverty in India is a major economic hurdle in the country’s progress. India is estimated to have a third of the world’s poor. An alarming 42% of the Indians are said to be living below the international poverty line of $1.25 a day. Read more

In today’s world, many events are happening and bad occurrences keep on occurring. And people begin to wonder if there is really a supreme being called God. Some blame Him for the existence of poverty and others say He should have known how to prevent war. Is there really God? Read more

Many single mom families live in poverty. Fortunately, there are a number of free grants that they can apply for. Some of these grants are offered by the federal government, others by the state governments and various non-profit organizations. How to apply for grants for women largely depends on who is awarding it. Read more