Treating Africa's Headaches: Beyond Monkey Solutions

By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD  My plea in this article is that, in our well-meaning effort to do something about the plight of our continent, we must first correctly diagnose the problem. Failure to do so will result in offering “monkey solutions.”And “monkey solutions” are more deadly th...

Formed of Steel, But Coated In Clay

[Click on Above Title Link for Clearer View]   A Tribute To Dr Raoul Dederen (1925-2016)  By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD [NOTE: Dr. Raoul Dederen (1925-2016) was my “doctorvater,” theological and spiritual mentor,  pastor, father, and role-model in research and teaching. I learned from him ...

Is Your Father Alive?

A Father’s Day Tribute To   Some Special Father-Figures in My Life © By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD; June 18, 2017   Last year (2016) was a particularly trying year for me. Within the span of six months (from June to December 2016), I lost my biological father and three special father-figures a...

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LIFE’S INTERRUPTIONS

The journey called life is full of interruptions. But these ought not terminate the journey. Life’s road is not always paved with asphalt, it’s more often with gravel and potholes. There are ups and downs, twists and turns, roadblocks and detours. We experience flat tires, breakdowns, and accidents. And, through miscalculation, we sometimes run out of fuel and even receive speeding tickets. These interruptions may frustrate and inconvenience, and may even delay or alter our travel plans. But if you know where you’re going and why, no obstacle or extra expense can stop you. Are you experiencing disruptions in your life? Let your destination and purpose summon your resourcefulness. Press on! (Philippians 3:4; cf. Mark 2:1-12.)-- Samuel Koranteng-Pipim