​Call for Submissions | Heal the World Issue 12 | Parousia Magazine

  PAROUSIA Magazine is calling for submissions for it 12th Issue to be published by September 2020 The theme of this forthcoming Issue is HEAL THE WORLD Psalm 147:3 KJV He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. Heal the world is a theme inspired by the present pandemic that has plaqued our world today. The Covid 19 pandemic has brought life changing experiences to many, lives have been lost, means of livelihood have been forgone with people clamouring to remain alive and healthy. PAROUSIA Magazine looks forward to reminding people that there is one who can … Continue reading ​Call for Submissions | Heal the World Issue 12 | Parousia Magazine

PAROUSIA Magazine Christmas Life Issue 10

  Dear Readers, Compliments of the season to you from Parousia Magazine. I am wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. This Christmas, Parousia makes history by publishing it 10th Issue. It is the Christmas Life Issue. Below are all our previous issues so far   Issue 1 – Easter Issue Issue 2 – Purity Issue Issue 3 – The Poetry Issue Issue 4 – Christmas Issue Issue 5 – The Gospel Issue 6 – Redemption Issue Issue 7 – Incarnation Issue Issue 8 – The Glorification Issue Issue 9 – Christmas Cascade Issue 10 – Christmas Life … Continue reading PAROUSIA Magazine Christmas Life Issue 10

Call For Submission: CHRISTMAS LIFE ISSUE #10 | PAROUSIA Magazine

  PAROUSIA Magazine is calling for submissions for it 10th Issue to be published by December 2019 during the Christmas Celebration. The theme of this forthcoming Issue is The Christmas Life Issue. John 1: 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men. The Birth of Jesus is God becoming a man. This is a Glorious Birth that brings Eternal Life to Humanity. 15 That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life. 16 For God so loved the world, … Continue reading Call For Submission: CHRISTMAS LIFE ISSUE #10 | PAROUSIA Magazine

CHILDREN’S MAGAZINE by Pius Iyamabo | PAROUSIA Magazine

It will interest you to know that I read the magazine twice and found it `ad rem,’ simple, motivating, interesting, educative and highly impressive. It will fill the vacuum created by the Penny Catechism and will help deepen the faith of our children.

Anthony Cardinal OKOGIE

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HAPPY NEW YEAR 2019 | PAROUSIA Magazine

Hello! Happy New Year to you from Parousia Magazine. Our prayer for this year is that your strength will be renewed and you will soar high like an eagle, achieving all your heart desires and prosperous in all your doings. Thank you for staying with us thus far – you are the spirit that keeps this magazine running, your contributions and readership goes a long way in encouraging us to keep publishing the best of Christian Art and Literature. Yes, we were ranked 31st on the Top 50 African Literature Blog by Feedspot. You are making us fly, we look … Continue reading HAPPY NEW YEAR 2019 | PAROUSIA Magazine

DO IT NOW! tips for New Year by Mary Joy Orola | PAROUSIA Magazine

December 25, 2018 *Phone rings…* ”Hello Mum…Yes…I will definitely do it ma…Oh! That’s awesome!…Okay, I won’t forget….Haba Mum! I will, this is just 25th; it will definitely be sent on or before January 1st…Okay, Bye ma!” December 27, 2018 *Phone rings…* ”Hey Big boy…I am fine. You?…I didn’t forget. I will sure do it… Of course, I know today is 27, 4 more days into a new year…Yes, I will do it; I promise! Ait. Love you…Bye!” December 30, 2018. *Phone rings…* ”Ọ̀rẹ́ mi, báwo ni?…I dey too o…I wan carry am do now…ehn. No mind mummy jare, she tink … Continue reading DO IT NOW! tips for New Year by Mary Joy Orola | PAROUSIA Magazine

PAROUSIA Magazine Christmas Cascade Issue #9

I welcome you to the Christmas Cascade Issue which is the ninth Issue of PAROUSIA Magazine. Praise be to God, the father of our Lord Jesus Christ who has blessed us and made this year a success.  For this year, we had two issues published which is The Glorification Issue 8 and Christmas Cascade Issue 9. We kicked off Chapbook publications and published two outstanding Poetry Chapbooks from Rick Davis (USA) and Cecil Jones (Guyana) – this is a progress for us and we are so excited. I am grateful to God as I gladly say PAROUSIA Magazine is a … Continue reading PAROUSIA Magazine Christmas Cascade Issue #9

A KING IS BORN by Olaniyi Ololade Moses | Christmas Cascade Issue 9 | PAROUSIA Magazine

  A KING IS BORN When the universe  wears the garment of darkness, Men become  tipsy – drunk with the lust of the world.   The world becomes an ambit of evil, of chaos and of fleeting shadows that hover at night. There’s a voice from the wilderness, saying  “a king is born, a king is born” he’s a sun among sons. A king is born, He’s the giver of life. A king is born, he’s a magic for darkness. A king is born, he’s the convener of joy And the source of salvation to this world of doom. A … Continue reading A KING IS BORN by Olaniyi Ololade Moses | Christmas Cascade Issue 9 | PAROUSIA Magazine

YORUBA DRUMS by Oghenero Ezaza | Christmas Cascade Issue 9 | PAROUSIA Magazine

  YORUBA DRUMS Welcome to Africa Mr White Welcome to Ilaro my friend so glad you honoured my invitation this is the Redeemed Church I know we play your drum kit and blow your saxophone with coloured lightings on the roof I excuse your smiling at our apprenticeship yet you won’t deny the other melody you can’t comprehend See now your drum kit has stopped playing and your saxophone is on the floor now even the singing halts this is the moment Hear it is that melodious background sound that is the only sound now you now see where it … Continue reading YORUBA DRUMS by Oghenero Ezaza | Christmas Cascade Issue 9 | PAROUSIA Magazine

Pain Relief by Olatubosun David | Christmas Cascade Isue 9 | PAROUSIA Magazine

  Pain Relief Only the eye-witness The very soul bereft of the paradise bliss The mouth that chewed the apple of death Can of truth, tell the true tale of loss But surely I can tell of my own experience Of the consequences of disobedience Tell of my enduring pains In the face of my sacrifices and fat of rams My anguish and despondency When the death of my loved ones Stung my nostalgic memory Then song of sorrow suited my solace And tears suppressed my appetite and thirst  I can tell a tale of how a terrible hunger Muffled … Continue reading Pain Relief by Olatubosun David | Christmas Cascade Isue 9 | PAROUSIA Magazine

PAROUSIA Magazine Ranked Among Top 50 African Literature Blogs

    We are delighted to announce that PAROUSIA Magazine has been ranked among the Top 50 African Literature Blogs. This is a good news for us and we are excited about it. We are ranked 31st on the list alongside other outstanding Literary Blogs on the Continent. Many thanks to Anuj. You can read the full list by following this link. Continue reading PAROUSIA Magazine Ranked Among Top 50 African Literature Blogs

BOOK ALERT: Seven Books From Rev. Dr. John O Idowu | PAROUSIA Magazine

  We are excited to announce that seven books from Rev. Dr. John O Idowu has been published digitally by PAROUSIA – An imprint of ALAKOWE. These books are powerful christian books that will motivate, inspire and bring Light to the path of every Christian. Read An Exclusive Interview with Rev. Dr. John O Idowu   These books are presently selling for #500, so if you want to buy any or all of these books  of which the Pdf version of the books will be sent to your email, kindly send us a mail or contact Mr Akinjide on +2348033600555.   … Continue reading BOOK ALERT: Seven Books From Rev. Dr. John O Idowu | PAROUSIA Magazine

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH REV. (DR.) JOHN O. IDOWU | PAROUSIA Magazine

    Olubola Alamu interviewed Rev. (Dr.) John O. Idowu in this exclusive interview . Rev. (Dr.) John O. Idowu is the President of The Name of Jesus Ministries Int’l, and the Senior Pastor of Jesus Chapel with its headquarters in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti Stae, Nigeria. He has a prophetic ministry to the body of Christ with an apostolic grace to plant churches across nations around the world. He is the author of the christian books digitally published by PAROUSIA – An Imprint of ALAKOWE which are available for purchase on Amazon and Okadabooks.   Question 1: Can you tell … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH REV. (DR.) JOHN O. IDOWU | PAROUSIA Magazine

THE MYSTERY OF CELESTIAL CHURCH CHRIST 

THE MYSTERY OF CELESTIAL CHURCH CHRIST . Celestial Church Of Christ is an African instituted church founded in the year 1947, by Rev.Pastor SBJ Oshoffa in Republic of Benin. This is the third Aladura church in Africa that preceded, ”Cherubim and Seraphim & Christ Apostolic Church respectively. History had its significance, how the founder was given birth to by a lay preacher from Methodist church and how he has been used as a covenant before God to terminate the “Still birth” problem incurred by her mother ‘Alake just like the story of Hannah and Samuel in the scripture. Hence, He … Continue reading THE MYSTERY OF CELESTIAL CHURCH CHRIST 

Call For Submission PAROUSIA Magazine The Glorification Issue #8

  PAROUSIA Magazine is calling for submissions for it 8th Issue to be published by April 2018 during the Easter Celebration. The theme of this forthcoming Issue is the Sufferings of Christ and the Glory that should follow – The Glorification Issue. 1 Peter 1:11 “Searching what, or what manner of time the Spirit of Christ which was in them did signify, when it testified beforehand the sufferings of Christ, and the glory that should follow.” KJV In the ancient prophesies from the old testament, God promised a Saviour who would suffer and then be glorified. The Life, Death, Burial … Continue reading Call For Submission PAROUSIA Magazine The Glorification Issue #8

PAROUSIA Magazine | 2 Years and Still Counting

  Happy 2nd Year Anniversary to PAROUSIA Magazine.  All thanks to God who is Faithful, He is a Faithful God and His Faithfulness Remains.  My sincere appreciation goes to all our Contributors and Readers all around the world. Your poems, stories, visual arts  etc and your readership keeps us going.  I’m delighted to say PAROUSIA Magazine is not relenting in promoting Christian Literature. We’ve set the Pace. We are getting better and growing stronger. The year 2018 promises to be a greater year in publication and promotion as the cooking has begun. We will be doing much more.  Thanks to … Continue reading PAROUSIA Magazine | 2 Years and Still Counting