February 15 – How Are You Motivated?

February 15 – How Are You Motivated?

4:46 – How Are You Motivated? #faithbites #faithjourney motivated Setting Yesterday, I decided that I would choose motivation for the #faithbites topic but then changed it to love as it was Valentine’s Day. I thought that how we are motivated is essential for success. For some it’s internal motivation, others it’s external. But as God would have it, he was […]

February 14 – Love Is What Keeps Us Together!

February 14 – Love Is What Keeps Us Together!

4:45 – Love Is What Keeps Us Together #faithbites #faithjourney Keeps Setting Today is Valentine’s Day which for many is a day of love. Today also happens to be my mother’s wedding day. Topping it off, we are finishing a series of love in our church. Love is on my mind today. From the Beatles, “Love is All You Need” […]

February 6 – Love Doesn’t Boast!

February 6 – Love Doesn’t Boast!

4:37 – Love Doesn’t Boast #faithbites #faithjourney boast Setting I was walking with my youngest and the dog this morning and thinking about how we raise our children. Some raise with guidance, some with rules, some with compassion, and some with strictness. And yes, there are mixes and variations of these. I was thinking about those who boast of their […]

February 4 – Representation Matters

February 4 – Representation Matters

4:35 – Representation Matters #faithbites #faithjourney representation Setting Fair waiting, this #faithbites has taken me a while to write as I’m been trying to figure out how to write it well. It also comes as part of #BlackHistoryMonth and I wanted to do it justice. Have you ever been in a situation where you were the only one who looked […]

January 31 – Happy Messages

January 31 – Happy Messages

4:31 – Happy Messages #faithbites #faithjourney messages Setting Let’s face it, I spend way too much time on social media. How about you? I have found myself snoozing those who are sharing things that are false or negative. Now, I am all for a healthy debate, but I’m learning I don’t need the negativity in my life. Those messages are […]

January 25 – Parenting Doesn’t (shouldn’t) Keep Score

January 25 – Parenting Doesn’t (shouldn’t) Keep Score

4:25 – Parenting Doesn’t (shouldn’t) Keep Score #faithbites #faithjourning parenting Setting This one is for all the parents and caregivers out there. Parenting is hard! Yesterday we said that love doesn’t keep score. What about parenting? Last night, IU was walking my dog and thought of all the things I’ve done wrong as a parent. Not having them eat healthy […]

January 24 – Who’s Winning?

January 24 – Who’s Winning?

4:24 – Who’s Winning? #faithbites #faithjourney winning Setting I have to admit, I like numbers. Who is the oldest, youngest, richest, smartest, whatever? Sometimes I just google to google and learn strange facts. All of these facts and figures help me share the world with others. That is fun for me. I have to admit, I have kept score in […]

Dec 21 – Unknown Impacts

Dec 21 – Unknown Impacts

3:356 – Unknown Impacts #faithbites #faithjourney Impacts Setting Call it a mid-life crisis, call it fatigue, call it whatever you want it, but I’ve been in a bit of a funk. I talked about this with my best friend and felt bad for being in a funk as I have been so blessed by God. Yesterday I posted on Facebook […]

Dec 16 – It Will Be Worth It In The End

Dec 16 – It Will Be Worth It In The End

3:351 – It Will Be Worth It In The End #faithbites #faithjourney worth Setting If you walked into my house right now, you would say that it is a disaster. My kitchen is being demolished tomorrow. The floor is torn up, everything from the counters, cabinets, and pantry are in my living room, on my dining room table, and in […]