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Why I Blog


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The Lord God has given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him who is weary. He awakens me morning by morning, He awakens my ear to hear as the learned. Isaiah 50:4 NKJV

I used to read the Bible and write my thoughts about what I read in a journal. I started this habit sometime in 2004. In April 2015, one day after reading the Bible and journaling, God spoke to me and said, ‘Susie it’s time to start putting these thoughts onto a blog”. I agreed with God.

However, not being so techy, it took me four odd years to follow this instruction. One day as I was reading some messages on a Whatsapp platform, I stumbled upon the Wix app. So my first blog was built using the Wix app in May 2019. When it finally happened, it seemed like a miracle had unfolded before my eyes. My joy was boundless.

Getting towards the close of 2019, I decided it was time to buy the domain name Floodlightdaily.com so I switched from the Wix app, bought a domain and started Floodlightdaily.com.

January 1, 2020 Floodlightdaily.com went live.

Currently the blog has sections on health and wellness (Fabulously You), relationships (Heart of the Matter), fiction and poetry (creative corner), articles on coming to faith in Christ (Surrendered), spiritual life (Faith on the Go), personal development (Better You), articles from readers (Your Turn) and personality profile or biographies.

It’s already a year since Floodlightdaily.com went live and I am grateful to God for what He has done. Thanks to all the readers who have contributed articles over the period. I am also grateful to our team of publicists who have helped in getting the word out. Thank you to all our readers, you gave us momentum for what we do. We are grateful for all the comments and suggestions we get. Indeed great things He has done and greater things He would do. Unto God be all the glory.

My heart is overflowing with a good theme; I recite my composition concerning the King; My tongue is the pen of a ready writer. Psalms 45:1 NKJV

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Comments (18)

  • Kwame Reply

    The first step is always the hardest rings true once again. Thanks for the articles and your inspiration today.

    January 23, 2021 at 7:42 am
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      True Kwame, the first step is usually the hardest.

      January 23, 2021 at 11:13 am
  • Ani Gideon Reply

    Thanks for the article. I’m inspired. God bless you.

    January 23, 2021 at 9:11 am
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      God bless you too Gideon, thanks for reading.

      January 23, 2021 at 11:14 am
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      You are welcome Gideon

      January 23, 2021 at 12:37 pm
  • Abrefi Reply

    We’re glad you listened to God, may He continue to nourish you with His word.

    January 23, 2021 at 11:18 am
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Thanks Abrefi

      January 23, 2021 at 12:37 pm
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Amen and thanks for your kind words Abrefi.

      March 14, 2022 at 1:35 pm
  • Emmanuel Afutu Reply

    Thanks for obeying the Voice.

    He has a purpose for this and will surely bring it to pass.

    God bless you for the commitment.


    January 23, 2021 at 12:06 pm
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Amen, nice hearing that from you. God bless you too for all the support.

      March 14, 2022 at 1:35 pm
  • Marian Reply

    A big hug and thumbs up to you sis.
    God bless you

    January 23, 2021 at 1:11 pm
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Thanks Marian, God bless you too

      January 24, 2021 at 2:30 am
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Thanks Marian. A big hug to you as well and God bless you too.

      March 14, 2022 at 1:34 pm
  • Eunice Reply

    Oo wow.. is good God asked you this. It has benefited some of us a lot

    January 23, 2021 at 1:12 pm
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Thanks Eunice. I am glad you appreciate this ministry.

      March 14, 2022 at 1:34 pm
  • daniel Ababio Reply

    A full blown media house in the making one text at a time. With successes like yours, you inspire others like me to start my journeys as well.
    Interesting story

    January 24, 2021 at 9:40 am
    • Sue Afutu Reply

      Thanks Daniel

      January 25, 2021 at 2:37 am
  • Sue Afutu Reply

    Thank you! God bless you too!

    August 11, 2021 at 11:21 am

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