ogola89's Blog

God's Love. God's standard.

What is a PhD, anyway?

Having done a Master's Degree in Cancer Pharmacology, working in Project Management and in Research and Development in the diagnostics industry, I decided to return to academia, as that was an environment in which I flourished. To do this, I... Continue Reading →


Looking ahead

As I look forward to the impending start of my PhD course in September, there are mixed feelings. The negative emotions of moving away from close friends, moving away from the countryside, jumping into an unknown venture with unknown people,... Continue Reading →

Why I don’t think I will be a successful scientist

This morning, I read a very interesting post on the life of a scientist and the unfortunate climate that is rampant throughout society - even somewhere as seemingly objective as scientific research. The title of the post is a bit... Continue Reading →

The Cost of Human Life

This is a post reflecting and lamenting my own reactions and thoughts to news articles. Every day, we meet with news headlines describing calamities, both accidental, and intentional. It is often the case that we see numbers affixed to the headlines;... Continue Reading →

Take a deep breath

Breathing is the most critical bodily function we can control. We can live for months without eating, days without drinking, but only seconds or minutes without breathing. "What keeps us alive is not as bright as the ruby throat of... Continue Reading →

The Tarrying Time

It has been a long time since I last posted. In this time, the Lord has been teaching me to wait, and not run ahead. Much like this blog, I have had to wait for much, and continue to wait... Continue Reading →

Thoughts on medicine and physiology

I love science and health. Of late I have been brushing up on my understanding of the human body. Having studied pharmacology at university, I really understood why we are counselled to avoid the use of drugs. Medical drugs, rightly called,... Continue Reading →

ACE – coming to an end

It is nearly at its end. The long 3 months I was anticipating is in its final week. I thought I would have more time to write blog posts, but I was unable to. There are many things I thought... Continue Reading →

The Master Artist

While out on a walk on Sabbath in Wales, the beautiful scenery was a view of the expression of the infinite glory of God. A beautiful landscape artist only creates a counterfeit of the true Master Artist. In this post, I want... Continue Reading →

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