December 31 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always

December 31 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always

365 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always #faithbites #faithjourney grow Forward Before we get started, you may be wondering why no celebration for 1 year of #faithbites and for my completing my goal of a scripture a day for a whole year. While I did start sharing scripture on 1/1/18, I missed 1/4 and did two […]

December 29 – I resolve to… Rest

December 29 – I resolve to… Rest

363 – I resolve to… Rest #faithbites #faithjourmey rest This is the fourth entry in our resolve series. This follows anger management, finishing what you started, and being grateful for what you have. Last night I shared a bed with my youngest in a hotel. Needless to say, neither of us got much sleep. She tossed and turned, whined, cried, […]

December 17 – We Don’t Need Labels to Follow Christ

December 17 – We Don’t Need Labels to Follow Christ

351 – We Don’t Need Labels to Follow Christ #faithbites #faithjourney labels Are you a good Christian? What does that even mean? We have talked about people should follow Christ and not us as we are hypocrites and are only saved through Jesus. Today I had an interesting facebook debate with someone. A person posted a meme about the President […]

November 30 – How Are You today? Crappy. Thanks for Asking

November 30 – How Are You today? Crappy. Thanks for Asking

334 – How Are You today? Crappy. Thanks for Asking #faithbites #faithjourney Crappy I’ve had a rough day this morning between lack of sleep, stress, and anxiety. A person asked me how I was doing today. My first thought was to tell him how I was feeling, but instead, I said “Just Peachy” or something like that. I didn’t tell him […]

November 23 – Do You Have The Skills to Do The Job?

November 23 – Do You Have The Skills to Do The Job?

327 – Do You Have The Skills to Do The Job? #faithbites #faithjourney skills Last night I was putting things away from Thanksgiving dinner and thought about how I would eat leftovers the next day. My favorite is a turkey sandwich with a little bit of mayo then warmed up in the microwave. That is always good. But then I realized I didn’t […]

November 20 – Vaccinated by Christ

324 – Vaccinated by Christ #faithbites #faithjourney Vaccinated Before we get started, I’m going to ask for a little leeway here. I’m going to use an imperfect metaphor, but I think it works. So bear with me 🙂 And now, onto faithbites. Yesterday my youngest got her flu vaccine. Today, I had my oldest vaccinated against the flu. They were […]

October 18 – What is Your Professional Identity?

October 18 – What is Your Professional Identity?

291 – What Is Your Professional Identity? #faithbites #faithjourney professional Yesterday I was having a conversation with a colleague about other colleagues. As you know, I try to understand why people d what they do. He explained to me, that their actions are based on supporting and advancing their professional identity. Other colleagues don’t behave that way as it’s not […]

October 15 – If You Can’t Teach, Can You Facilitate?

October 15 – If You Can’t Teach, Can You Facilitate?

288 – If You Can’t Teach, Can You Facilitate? #faithbites #faithjourney facilitate If you asked me a year ago if I’d be teaching in a medical school, I would tell you no way. I’m not a doctor, nor do I have enough training as a basic scientist to teach them anything related to the curriculum. Yet, today, I had my first […]

October 1 – Lead by Observing

October 1 – Lead by Observing

274 – Lead by Observing #faithbites #faithjourney Lead Today, like most days, I was sitting in class with our med students. While I”m helping the faculty out, I am also learning both the subject matter and about myself. For those of you who know me, you know I like to talk. I can add to almost any conversation by my […]