Drs Agnes & Thomas Odejide
Dr Thomas Odejide [a consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist] and Dr Agnes Odejide [a retired Don and Development Economist] spend their time between the UK and their native Nigeria, where they established and oversee ‘The Living Hope Hospital’ at Ile-Ife and its associated LHH School – ‘Children of Hope’.
Their family 5+3+5, comprise five children, three children-in-love [in-laws] and five grandchildren, some of whom are in the UK, USA and Nigeria.
Their ministry and professional work take them all over the world but they look forward to returning to Nigeria and their work there.
On the eve of their 40th wedding anniversary Thomas and Agnes have set out to share their experience of marriage and family life.
The Wife of My Youth
Look around and you will be hard-pressed to find a couple who are truly happily married, and after many decades together, it’s even more rare.
Look no further for Thomas and Agnes Odejide are such a couple. After 40 years together they have discovered the secrets and cultivated the skills of harmonious matrimony, and they have been so kind as to share them with the public.
What is their secret?
Better [Not] To Marry? – the challenge and blessing of marriage
Gone are the days when the romance of falling in love was automatically followed by courtship and then the longed-for wedding, society today encourges trial marriage and considerers marrital covenants s disposal commodity, so is it better not to marry?