About Text and Publishing

Text and Publishing is the newest creation of the dynamic personality and prolific writer, Deji Yesufu, whose commentaries on religious, political, and social matters have entranced readers on social media for a long time. Deji Yesufu He is joined by...

/ April 16, 2020

The Inevitable Defeat of Pastor Tunde Bakare

The Inevitable Defeat of Pastor Tunde Bakare By: Deji Yesufu In my estimation, Pastor Tunde Bakare was the best of all the aspirants that sought the Presidential ticket on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC). That Tunde Bakare...

/ July 5, 2022

Adeshina and Ighodalo: Two 21st Century Daydreamers

Adeshina and Ighodalo: Two 21st Century Daydreamers By: Seun Addie For starters, I’ve neither met both men before nor seen them in person, but I’ve got a high level of respect for them. Ever since he came into the limelight...

/ July 1, 2022

Christian Books Worldwide: Lending a Hand to Pastors

Christian Books Worldwide: Lending a Hand to Pastors By: Deji Yesufu In 2002 I was in Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria, for my National Youth Service (NYSC). I attended a Deeper Life Church and had the opportunity of attending church in...

/ June 27, 2022

Should Christian Leaders Be Politically Partisan?

Should Christian Leaders Be Politically Partisan? By: Deji Yesufu This morning a good friend reached me and expressed concern over my open support for the presidential candidacy of Peter Obi. He is of the opinion that Christian leaders, even pastors,...

/ June 23, 2022

How I Became OBIdient – Deji Yesufu

How I Became OBIdient By: Deji Yesufu I have been told that politics is not my calling. I have been told to stick with religion. They say politics is dirty and those who claim to be pristine through the grace...

/ June 17, 2022

Thoughts on the Killings at Owo

Thoughts on the Killings at Owo By: Deji Yesufu My weekend began on a rather odd note. After returning from work on Friday, I ate a late lunch and decided to catch a quick nap. As I was drifting into...

/ June 7, 2022

How Nigeria will get Better

How Nigeria will get Better By: Deji Yesufu The political situation in Nigeria is at the moment in the process of throwing out different candidates that will bear the flag of the various political parties in the land. While there...

/ June 1, 2022

Child Sexual Abuse: A Personal Observation

Child Sexual Abuse: A Personal Observation By: Matthew Shotola There are myriads of things happening in our world today that needs to be addressed. So many writers out there have written beautiful essays to address vital issues, most of which...

/ May 23, 2022
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Why “Blood of Jesus” is not Christian Prayer

Why “Blood of Jesus” is not Christian Prayer By: Deji Yesufu Yesterday I shared Mark Agwara’s post where he had written that it was blasphemy to pray “I cover my children with the blood of Jesus”. I was quite surprised...

/ May 19, 2022

Why “God Told Me” will Fail You in Marriage

Why “God Told Me” will Fail You in Marriage By: Deji Yesufu My Lawyer friend, Olakunle Allison, published a story on Facebook where he recounts how a relationship he had failed to materialize in marriage because the mother of the...

/ May 18, 2022