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Sheepish mentality and the eagle in Biafra's jungle

04 November 2014, 08:11 Onyeji Dominic

I told the people severally that Christianity had done great evil in Biafra. We heard my words but majority of us did not take it from me. I am happy because we have few of us who share the same opinion with me. One of them is my Juliet who bears Tamara Voorn  on facebook.

According Tamara, if you study the behavior of sheep, you will find that they feel comfortable in groups. "They just follow the one in front (leader) even when it leads to slaughterhouse," she rejoined. What a thing!

In fact, I am not surprised to hear it from my arch-angel, the Juliet of my life. If one has eyes, one will see that she did not only speak the truth from heart. The truth in her sincere heart is also seen as river flowing naturally from the Supernatural. I mean it will be nice if one looks well here!

One thing about the truth is that it has just given me to remember one of my songs titled, "WAITING EAGLE". It came to my remembrance as I heard my Juliet speaking the truth from heart. She said it all. So true! If we ask me, I will ask us to look well in the Biafra's Jungle. It is obvious that the sheep is there in flocks, and each of the flock is a group of followers.

The fact is conspicuous because it is known to the wise that the followers cannot go far beyond the leader in front. This is true because the term "sheepish mentality" is synonymous to "mental blindness". It means that the souls of Biafran Christians are lost in valley of shadow, mirage and decadence. That was what they meant when they said in realism, "The blind is leading the blind and both are bound for the pit of hell." In actual fact, I do not have to tell us that I am no longer a waiting Eagle. If we look towards the sky we will see the birds flying. Some are flying in flocks while some fly alone. The flight is natural, and the nature made the Eagle to fly like the others.

The Eagle understood that the flight is choice. It is the birds that make the choice, not nature. We read it Bible that one is a free moral agent both in nature and life under the Sun. The Eagle knew it well that one cannot fly very high in sky if one flies together with others in group. He saw the need to fly very high in life. That was why he chose to fly alone. He is known to the wise as the erudite Eagle in Biafra's Jungle. He has to fly in forlorn because there is time for everything under the Sun; time to fly very high and time to fly very low; time to fly together with other birds of the same feather and time to fly alone to the top-most height in the sky.

NOTE: - The lyric below:


a. I am a waiting Eagle
Waiting for the sound
A trumpet from above
I am bound for heaven.

b. Through my inner eyes 
I see my home above; 
Mansion in the sky
I am meant to fly as Eagle.

c. I have a home in heaven; 
Mansion in the sky
I am going to fly above
And live with God on high.

d. I will fly above
I am rapture able
I will fly above
I have a home in heaven.

e. I will fly above
To meet with Christ in heaven
I will fly above
I am a waiting Eagle.

f.When I hear the trumpet sound
I’ll sway my wings and fly.

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