September 21 – Make “One Day” Today

September 21 – Make “One Day” Today

264 –┬áMake “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 […]

August 1 – The Earworms are in my head!!!

August 1 – The Earworms are in my head!!!

213 – The Earworms are in my head!!! #faithbites #faithjourney earworms Have you heard of the term earworm? It originally was defined as a worm that that was on corn. Lately, it has been redefined as “a catchy song or tune that runs continually through a person’s mind”. We have all had earworms. That song that won’t get out of […]

June 25 – Enthusiasm is Contagious

June 25 – Enthusiasm is Contagious

Enthusiasm is Contagious #176of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney Enthusiasm My phone at work rang and I answered it as usual. Then a bright cheery future student said Hi Sol, How are you doing. He was asking a mundane question about needing a car for clinic rotations┬ábut was so excited in everything he said and did. My exhaustion faded away as his enthusiasm […]

June 13 – Passion of the You

June 13 – Passion of the You

#164of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney Passion of the You We see those people enter the room. They have a presence about them. They are comfortable in their skin. We turn and look at them. We feel their presence as much as see them. This in many cases is because they show their passion. They dive all in and embrace who they truly […]

June 6 – The Audience

June 6 – The Audience

#157of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney The Audience On Friday I was at a medical education conference. The theme of the conference was preparing clinicians, residents, and faculty to be better teachers. This is right up my alley. During the keynote presentation, a Physician talked about systems care. During the talk, he used terminology that was way over my head. Many acronyms, compounds […]

May 12 – Pretty Isn’t Easy

#132of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney Pretty Isn’t Easy. I was mowing the grass this morning and realized what a pain it is to mow around trees, bushes, garden beds, and other decorative yard features. At the same time, I had three kids chalking on the driveway putting their time and effort into art that will be washed away by this afternoon’s rain. […]