December 30 – I resolve to… Be There For Someone

December 30 – I resolve to… Be There For Someone

364 – I resolve to…. Be There for Someone #faithbites #faithjourney someone Before church this morning, I walked into the washroom to take care of business before service began. Two older gentlemen were in the bathroom and one said to the other so and so wouldn’t have made it this far if it wasn’t for you. They continued talking about […]

December 26 – I resolve to…

December 26 – I resolve to…

360 – I resolve to…. #faithbites #faithjourney resolve Christmas is over and now I’m looking forward to 2019. While this is not the end of the year post, this is the first on resolutions. While I may look like someone who has it all together, just kidding, I’m as broken and messed up as the rest of us. One of […]

December 22 – Memorization or Internalization

December 22 – Memorization or Internalization

356 – Memorization or Internalization #faithbites #faithjourney internalization One of the weekly assignments my eldest has is to memorize scripture. She studies it, recites it, and gets a sticker for it. I’ve asked her if she remembers it a week or two later and she doesn’t. She may have the concept on some but not the word. No internalization of […]

December 18 – Letting Go of Mistakes

December 18 – Letting Go of Mistakes

352 – Letting Go of Mistakes #faithbites #faithjourney mistakes Working in a college is invigorating for me. I love to see how students develop, grow, and where they go in life. In medical school, there is a testing scenario where you are evaluated on your clinical skills. Basically you go to a room, read a scenario, go in and interact […]

November 16 – Isn’t It Ironic, Don’t You Think? Or is it a Coincidence?

November 16 – Isn’t It Ironic, Don’t You Think? Or is it a Coincidence?

320 – Isn’t It Ironic, Don’t You Think? Or is it a Coincidence? #faithbites #faithjourney ironic I was listening to the 90s radio station this morning and Alanis Morrisette’s “Ironic” came on. I loved that song back then, but even more than the song was the debates and drama about the title. Should the song title be Ironic or Coincidental? The […]

September 21 – Make “One Day” Today

September 21 – Make “One Day” Today

264 – Make “One Day” Today #faithbites #faithjourney today The campus was pretty crazy today. I was walking behind two people on the other side of the street from our Alma statue. One of the people asked the other what was going on and the other wasn’t really sure. But then she said “one day” we should go over there and […]

August 4 – Gut Reactions or Thoughtful Response

August 4 – Gut Reactions or Thoughtful Response

216 – Gut Reaction Vs. Thoughtful Response #faithbites #faithjourney reactions When we look back at our lives, most of us can say we have made gut reactions versus thoughtful responses. Thise times when we were sleep deprived, hangry, emotional, or otherwise not thinking clearly. These reactions may have damaged our relationships, lost us opportunities, or just given others a negative […]