March 24 – I Think I’ll Make a Snappy New Day

March 24 – I Think I’ll Make a Snappy New Day

2:83 – I Think I’ll Make a Snappy New Day #faithbites #faithjourney snappy Sing with me everyone: It’s such a good feelingTo know you’re aliveIt’s such a happy feelingYou’re growing insideAnd when you wake up ready to say“I’ll make a snappy new day.” It’s such a good feelingA very good feelingThe feeling you knowThat I’ll be back when the day […]

February 19 – Whom Shall I Send?

February 19 – Whom Shall I Send?

2:50 – Whom Shall I send? #faithbites #faithjourney send Leaders help us find our way. They create a shared vision and help us all down the road together. Sometimes we select good leaders, others times we put people in leadership positions who shouldn’t be there. Still in other times, the right leader isn’t chosen at this time, but maybe a […]

December 15 – Dreams are God’s Wispers

December 15 – Dreams are God’s Wispers

348 – Dreams are God’s Whispers #faithbites #faithjourney Whispers Last night I had a vivid dream. My dad, who past nearly 10 years ago, was with me. He was helping me get out of an apartment or house and getting everything ready for me to travel. I knew I wasn’t ready to go but he was there assuring me it […]

December 10 – Fasting isn’t about lack of food

December 10 – Fasting isn’t about lack of food

344 – Fasting isn’t about lack of food #faithbites #faithjourney fasting Tomorrow I start prepping for a colonoscopy. It’s not fun and more than just a little pain in the butt. Pun intended. The hardest part, and I just found it out, is you need to fast for a full 24 hours before the test. Sure you can have liquids […]

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 ­čÖé And now, onto faithbites. Yesterday my youngest got her flu vaccine. Today, I had my oldest vaccinated against the flu. They were […]

November 5 – The Biblical View on Voting

November 5 – The Biblical View on Voting

309 – The Biblical View on Voting #faithbites #faithjourney Voting Tomorrow is Election Day in the United States. It’s a chance for us to vote for our next set of leaders. Many are disillusioned with the voting process, our government, and how the country is going. Many think if you don’t vote, the country is going to die. Some think […]

April 26 – If Dreams are like Movies…..

#116of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney #Dreams Today’s lesson is about the power of dreams. We all have them either dreams that happen when we sleep or dreams we have about what our lives will be like. Dreams can influence us, provide information about ourselves, and give us motivation for the future. They can also disturb us, scare us, and make us more […]

March 20: Choosing Our leaders

#78of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney Today’s lesson is on voting and election. In Illinois, it is primary election day. The chance to select your parties nominees and vote on any referenda that may be on the ballot. I voted first thing with my┬ádaughter, who was happy to see my name on the ballot. Nothing major, just serving as a precinct committeeman. She […]