August 4 – Never A Bad Time For Prayer

August 4 – Never A Bad Time For Prayer

2:216 – Never A Bad Time For Prayer #faithbites #faithjourney prayer We hear a lot about thoughts and prayers lately. There is never a bad time for prayer, no matter what. Today, we were dropping of girls from our troop at scout camp. Before we left, I asked if we could have a prayer. We all prayed and it set […]

July 16 – But She Did It First!

July 16 – But She Did It First!

2:197 – But She Did It First! #faithbites #faithjourney first “Dad, sissy hit me.” Why did she hit you? Then from across the room, “She hit me first, daddy”. Have you had this situation or similar? They did something bad to you, so you did it back to them? Or the response from many parents “If all your friends jumped […]

June 22 – Saying Goodbye

June 22 – Saying Goodbye

2:173 – Saying Goodbye #faithbites #faithjourney goodbye God puts many people in our lives. Some are there for life, others for just a few minutes. Some leave an impact immediately, others you won’t see the impact until years later. The thing is, they all leave a mark. Today, we celebrated with Pastor Terry and Sandy as they begin a new […]

May 11 – Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff…It’s All Small Stuff

May 11 – Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff…It’s All Small Stuff

2:131 – Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff…It’s All Small Stuff. #faithbites #faithjourney sweat What a weekend! Camping with the girl scouts, horseback riding, dinner with my brother celebrating his graduation, an impromptu early birthday party for my youngest, and swimming with family. This was a fun filled, exhausting, 36 hours. The one thing that kept popping in my head was […]

April 22 – How Do You Pray?

April 22 – How Do You Pray?

2:112 – How Do You Pray? #faith bites #faithjourney how If you’ve read #faithbites more than once, you will notice that I also end with a prayer. For some, prayer is as easy as saying hi to a friend. For others, it is very difficult. Lately, I have been listening to Known Legacy – By Dad’s For Dad’s, podcast. The […]

April 21 – He Has Risen. He Has Risen Indeed.

April 21 – He Has Risen. He Has Risen Indeed.

2:111 – He Has Risen. He Has Risen Indeed #faithbites #faithbites risen Today is Easter Sunday. The day when we belief that Jesus rose from the dead. The tomb was empty and promises fufiled. If He didn’t rise again, then all his promises and the entire story of the Bible would be false. But we believe he has risen. I […]

March 5 – Life Isn’t A Zero-Sum Game

March 5 – Life Isn’t A Zero-Sum Game

2:63 – Life Isn’t A Zero-Sum Game #faithbites #faithjourney zero-sum While scrolling through the Facebook, I saw a picture of a sign that said “Why Does an Addict get Free Narcan, but my insulin medicine costs $750”. Then the next picture had the addict line cut out and so it says “Why Does my insulin cost $750”. The point of […]

December 20 – Trust But Verify (Part II)

December 20 – Trust But Verify (Part II)

354 – Trust But Verify (Part II) #faithbites #faithjourney Verify You might remember that back in September I wrote a #faithbite entitled Trust But Verify. That message was about not bearing false witness and listening to find the truth when someone is accused of something. Today, I use the same title but for a different type of verification. Understanding what […]

December 1 – Mommy, I Pooped! Time for a Celebration

December 1 – Mommy, I Pooped! Time for a Celebration

335 – Mommy, I Pooped!┬áTime for a Celebration #faithbites #faithjourney celebration Most of us take care of our business in the bathroom in a private manner. It isn’t polite to talk about what happens behind closed doors. But when you are four and have had many issues with your GI system, pooping in the potty is cause for a celebration. […]

November 22 – Thankful for What We Have and Don’t Have

November 22 – Thankful for What We Have and Don’t Have

326 -Thankful for What We Have and Don’t Have #faithbites #faithjourney #thanksgiving2018 Thankful I want to wish all of you a very happy and blessed Thanksgiving. This is a day when we are thankful for everything we have and everything we have is from the Lord. Today’s Thanksgiving didn’t go as I had planned. We had planned to go to […]