Sep 8 – Intolerance

Sep 8 – Intolerance

3:252 – Intolerance #faithbites #faithjourney intolerance Setting Yesterday in a heated debate, I, along with my friends, was called intolerant. That being tolerant means accepting all beliefs and all opinions. I wanted to dive a bit deeper into what intolerance means and how we, as children of God, should behave? Intolerance is defined as “unwillingness to accept views, beliefs, or […]

Sep 7 – Bearing False Witness

Sep 7 – Bearing False Witness

3:251 – Bearing False Witness #faithbites #faithjourney false Setting I was debating politics with someone, and they brought up how can we as Christian men, bear false witness. It is a concept I was only marginally familiar with, so I figured we could all learn together. We throw around so many terms and ideas, it’s important to understand what they […]

Sep 6 – Agape Love

Sep 6 – Agape Love

3:250 – Agape Love #faithbites #faithjourney #NeverStopLearning #NewWord Agape I love learning new words. Sometimes these are words I’ve never heard, other times it’s in a new context. Regardless of where I learned them, I like to look up the definition and share it with others. Today’s word is form our sermon today: Agape. This is from ancient Greek and […]

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 31 – Love Is More Important Than Being Right

Aug 31 – Love Is More Important Than Being Right

3:244 – Love Is More Important Than Being Right #faithbites #faithjourney important Setting In the past month, I’ve done better in not reading and commenting on many Facebook posts. I just don’t have the energy to get into the debates when people don’t want to learn, grow, and understand. As we get closer to the election, I see the vitriol […]

Aug 30 – I’m Biased

Aug 30 – I’m Biased

3:243 – I’m Biased #faithbites #faithjourney biased Setting Yesterday I wrote about the passing of Chadwick Boseman and how we often equate value or greatness by the amount of coverage we get when we die or do something “great”. A friend commented and asked if I posted something similar when Carrie Fischer died. (I did some digging and found I […]