January 15 – I Made Myself Angry

January 15 – I Made Myself Angry

2:15 – I Made Myself Angry #faithbites #faithjourney Angry This #faithbite is going to the pot calling the kettle black or an example where I should practice what I preach, but here goes nothing. The past couple of days I have been angry. I receive bad news from someone and I get mad. Someone doesn’t do something that I thought […]

January 13 – I am… Baptized. Connected. Flawless.

January 13 – I am… Baptized. Connected. Flawless.

2:13 – I am…Baptized. Connected. Flawless. #faithbites #faithjourney baptized When I was younger I thought that getting baptized was getting some water on your head, or dunked depending on your church. I thought it was a symbol of the church that you were part of the church. When I learned more about the church, I learned that being baptized was […]

January 9 – After Many Edits, Still Not Good Enough

January 9 – After Many Edits, Still Not Good Enough

2:9 – After Many Edits, Still Not Good Enough #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadtoEdD Edits Tonight I was incorporating peer feedback into my dissertation draft. As I was doing that, I noticed “older” parts of the paper that I didn’t like. I revised it, performed more edits, and I still didn’t like it. I’d like to say this is a labor of […]

January 6 – What Presents Did You Get For Christmas?

January 6 – What Presents Did You Get For Christmas?

2:6 – What Presents Did you Get For Christmas #faithbites #faithjourney presents Christmastime is a great time for giving and receiving of presents. Did you get everything on your list? I was extremely blessed with the gifts I received. Some were fun like a 3D Pen, others were practical like clothes. I love getting presents, but the most fun was […]

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 21 – The Longest Night or A New Season?

December 21 – The Longest Night or A New Season?

355 – The Longest Night or A New Season? #faithbites #faithjourney season December 21 is the first day of Winter. A new season of cold, snow, Christmas, New Year, and a time to reflect on what is came and what is next. For me though, I also look at it as the longest night of the year. I’ve always been […]

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 13 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness

November 13 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness

317 –¬†Helping Correct Someone with Kindness #faithbites #faithjourney correct Here’s a shocker for all of you: I am not perfect. I eat too much, don’t exercise enough, yell more than I should, and am not always the most pleasant person to be around. Sure, I apologize when I do wrong and seek forgiveness, but I am far from perfect. I […]

November 11 – Thank You For Your Service

November 11 – Thank You For Your Service

315 – Thank You For Your Service #faithbites #faithjourney Service Veterans Today is Veterans Day in the United States. A day to celebrate those who serve and have served in our armed forces. This is a time to thank those who have sacrificed their time, their energy, and in some cases their lives, to protect our God-Given freedoms. While I […]

November 10 – Let It Go For Peace

November 10 – Let It Go For Peace

314 –¬†Let It Go For Peace #faithbites #faithjourney peace I don’t know about you, but I tend to be an easy going guy. I try to love people and help where I can. But sometimes, people do stupid things (in my opinion)) and it just sticks in my craw. They say something or do something or dress differently or a […]