Aug 10 – God Plans, We Choose Our Response

Aug 10 – God Plans, We Choose Our Response

3:223 – God Plans, We Choose Our Response #faithbites #faithjourney choose Setting I often hear that it’s God’s plan for x,y,z. God made the storm. He made the virus. He will protect me. God is forcing you down a path. God is the great creator of the universe and has made plans for all our tomorrows. He has also given […]

July 31 – And Peggy. You Are Not A Thowaway

July 31 – And Peggy. You Are Not A Thowaway

3:213 – And Peggy. You Are Not A Throwaway #faithbites #faithjourney #hamilton peggy Setting My best friend and daughter love the musical “Hamilton“. I haven’t seen it yet but they told me about a character named Peggy. Basically, in the song they say “Angelica!¬†Eliza!¬†And Peggy!”. Peggy is such a non-character that she doesn’t show up in the second act. She […]

July 25 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels

July 25 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels

3:207 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels #faithbites #faithjourney reach Setting For as long as my youngest has been showering herself, she always forgets to get a towel. Then she asks me to get one for her. I then tell her she can get it from the closet. To which she responds, she can’t reach it. This story has […]

July 13 – How Do You See The World?

July 13 – How Do You See The World?

3:195 – How Do You See the World? #faithbites #faithjourney world Setting This morning, after taking my dog for a walk, I let him hang out on the deck. He sat there motionless just staring at the world. I wondered what he was looking at. Was it the birds in the trees or the bunnies running around? Maybe he was […]

July 11 – Is Anybody Out There?

July 11 – Is Anybody Out There?

3:193 – Is Anybody out there? #faithbites #faithjourney anybody Setting Do you ever wonder if anyone is listening to you when you speak or post on social media? Are you like me looking for the like or the comment? Sometimes when I comment or even when I write #faithbites, I wonder if anybody is out there. I know people tell […]

July 4 – Freedom Isn’t Free

July 4 – Freedom Isn’t Free

3:186 – Freedom Isn’t Free #faithbites #faithjourney freedom Happy Independence Day, America. This is the day back in 1776 when a bunch of traitors declared their independence from a tyrannical government. We have the country we have because of these men. Were they perfect? No. Did they implement their idea perfectly? No. Do we have a framework that can make […]

June 29 – Messaging

June 29 – Messaging

3:181 – Messaging #faithbites #faithjourney messaging On our trip to Branson, we saw many billboards. Some said things like: “I love America and if you don’t leave”, “Pray continuously”, “Thanks essential workers”, and one sign said “I’m an old gun owner who is firm on my religion”. When we talk, we are constantly sending messages about our beliefs and who […]

June 28 – Me Time or We Time

June 28 – Me Time or We Time

3:180 – Me Time or We Time #faithbites #faithjourney time Quarantine life is kinda weird. We have so much more time to be with family than we normally do. (I know not everyone is able to have this time, so my heart’s full of thanks for essential workers). The weird thing about it, is the limited me time is gone […]