September 21 – Rest and Reflect

September 21 – Rest and Reflect

2:264 – Rest and Reflect #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge reflect Most days, I feel like the Energizer Bunny. I keep going and going and going. There is always something to do. Rest isn’t something I’m used to. Today, while reading the Red Letter Challenge, I learned something about the Sabbath I hadn’t understood before. Sure, I knew God created everything in […]

September 16 – Being In Jesus Means Prayer

September 16 – Being In Jesus Means Prayer

2:259 – Being In Jesus Means Prayer #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge Being I pray many times a day. I pray in thanks, I pray in pain, I pray for peace, and and I pray for guidance. Something that is interesting to me is praying over a meal in public. People get weird about it. Some are just silent, some will pray […]

August 28 – Lessons In Humilty

August 28 – Lessons In Humilty

2:240 – Lessons In Humilty #faithbites #faithjourney Humilty Sometimes we think we are on the right track. Sometimes that includes thinking too highly of ourselves and then boom, lesson in humilty. A friend of mine was upset about how someone was treating her and responded in kind. Later that night, she was reading her son a book about the Golden […]

August 5 – You Will Get What You Deserve… Eventually

August 5 – You Will Get What You Deserve… Eventually

2:217 – You Will Get What You Deserve… Eventually #faithbites #faithjourney eventually You weren’t married long enough. You didn’t fill out the right form. Someone else is more qualified. You’re not eligible for this, that or the other thing. So many times we are told no. That for some reason or another, we can what we believe we deserve. This […]

July 30 – Don’t Let Religion Get In The Way Of Jesus

July 30 – Don’t Let Religion Get In The Way Of Jesus

2:211 – Don’t Let Religion Get In The Way Of Jesus #faithbites #faithjourney religion #disneydreaming Today we are back from vacation and it feels nice to be home. On the way to Florida and on the way back, we shared a flight with my freshman year roommate and his family. We got to talking today and I found out she’s […]

May 8 – I’ve Failed As A Husband

May 8 – I’ve Failed As A Husband

2:128 – I’ve Failed As A Husband #faithbites #fauthjourney failed I have failed as a husband many times, but I am not a failure. I have yelled at my wife, shown her anger, had lustful thoughts, been selfish, and wounded her spirit. There have been times when I don’t want to hang out and say I can’t because I just […]