January 19 – Crawling Out of the Pit of Despair

January 19 – Crawling Out of the Pit of Despair

2:18 – Crawling out of the Pit of Despair #faithbites #faithjourney despair We all have times in our lives when we have great disappointment. When it feels like the world is crashing down all around us. That no matter what we do, we are at rock bottom. This is the pit of despair. And no, Lord Humperdink is not responsible […]

January 11 – Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse

January 11 – Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse

2:11 – Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse #faithbites #faithjourney Milhouse When some of you read the title of this faithbite you got it right away. Other’s thought, “Who the heck is Milhouse”. Well he’s a character on the Simpsons. In one episode he credited his flood pants for keeping his cuffs bone dry. It has since come to mean that everything […]

November 24 – Are You Looking For A New Home?

November 24 – Are You Looking For A New Home?

328 – Are You Looking For A New Home? #faithbites #faithjourney Home For the past 17 years, we have not really had backyard neighbors. There was a shed directly behind our house, then the neighbor’s house was off to the side. In the past week, they started constructing what looks like a very large (and I mean very large) garage […]

October 31 – The Holy Spirit is Within You

October 31 – The Holy Spirit is Within You

304 – The Holy Spirit is Within You #faithbites #faithjourney #Halloween Spirit Happy Halloween to those who celebrate. Hope you and yours had fun today. As I’ve said before, I get inspired for Faithbites from the strangest of things. I figured since it’s Halloween and the time of ghosts, goblins, and the supernatural, why not talk about the Holy Spirit […]

October 30 – Are you a Citizen of God?

October 30 – Are you a Citizen of God?

303 – Are you a Citizen of God? #faithbites #faithjourney Citizen Today’s #faithbite is inspired by the President of the United States saying that he could end birthright citizenship by executive order. This post isn’t about that as I try to stay away from politics as much as possible. Instead, this will focus on what it means to be a citizen. […]

October 27 – One Family of God

October 27 – One Family of God

300 – One Family of God #faithbites #faithjourney family Before we get started, this is the 300th day of the year, meaning I have been writing #faithbites or sharing scripture for 300 days straight. I was hoping to have an uplifting message for #300 but today my heart breaks. I thank you all for reading and commenting. 65 days to go. […]

October 22 – What is a Christian?

October 22 – What is a Christian?

295 – What is a Christian? #faithbites #faithjourney Christian If I asked you, what was a Christian, could you answer? Would you say you were one or would you say you are a Lutheran or Catholic or Protestant or one of the multitudes of sub-denominations out there? I posted something on facebook today regarding the rules of the Bible and how […]

October 17 – Neverending Questions

October 17 – Neverending Questions

290 – Neverending Questions #faithbites #faithjourney neverending That’s the average number of questions a 4 year old asks per day. That’s quite a few question. Add to that an inquisitive eight year old and who knows how many questions that is. As a parent, I answer as many questions as I can. It seems that they come nonstop and when […]

October 5 – God Moment: Coffee or Conversation

October 5 – God Moment: Coffee or Conversation

278 – God Moment: Coffee or Conversation #faithbites #faithjourney #coffee Today, as like most days, I was very busy. I normally finish one meeting then head off to the next one. Today though, after I was done teaching some folks how to do a task at work, I found myself with a half an hour free. It wasn’t enough time to […]