Sep 17 – I Don’t Understand

Sep 17 – I Don’t Understand

3:261 – I Don’t Understand #faithbites #faithjourney understand There are many things in life I don’t understand. For instance, I was facilitating a case on women’s health for work. I don’t know what it’s like to be a woman. I can’t relate. Likewise, I don’t know what it’s like to be black on America. The only thing I do understand […]

Sep 3 – Giants or Windmills?

Sep 3 – Giants or Windmills?

3:246 – Giants or Windmills? #faithbites #faithjourney giants Setting Lately the song, Man of La Mancha, has been going through my head. It’s the main song from the musical Man of La Mancha which is based on the novel, “Don Quixote”, by Miguel de Cervantes. The book is about a nobelman, Hidalgo, who goes on an epic quest for his […]

Aug 8 – Love Perseveres

Aug 8 – Love Perseveres

3:221 – Love Perseveres #faithbites #faithjourney #SheSaidRamirYAS perseveres Setting Today was my wife’s cousin’s wedding. A beautiful ceremony joining to people together in love in front of their family, friends, and God. I wish them all the happiness in the world. One of their readings was 1 Corinthians which shows us the qualities of love. One that stuck home with […]

July 22 – Earned Forgiveness

July 22 – Earned Forgiveness

2:203 – Earned Forgiveness #faithbites #faithjourney earned Tonight, the family was watching an episode of Once Upon A Time. It’s a great show if you haven’t seen it. During one scene, Snow White asked the Evil Queen, “Don’t you think you have earned forgiveness?”. To what she responded, “Is it still good works if you’ve done it to be forgiven?”. […]

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 🙂 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 […]