Jan 17 – Listen AND Follow

Jan 17 – Listen AND Follow

3:17 – Listen AND Follow #faithbites #faithjourney listen I was walking the halls of my daughter’s school and saw the scripture verse of the year: Matthew 7:24 – “Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.” While I’ve seen this picture over and over again, today something […]

Jan 13 – Playing Peek-a-Boo With God

Jan 13 – Playing Peek-a-Boo With God

3:13 – Playing Peek-a-Boo With God #faithbites #faithjourney Peek-a-Boo Not sure why, but today I was thinking about games we play as a child. I instantly thought of Peek-a-Boo as it’s an odd game. The baby sees us the whole time but we cover our eyes as if we disappear. Then the baby laughs when we come back. I understand […]

Jan 11 – Being Represented Matters

Jan 11 – Being Represented Matters

3:11 –  Being Represented Matters #faithbites #faithjourney represented Today was the central Illinois Girl Scout Cookie Rally. Hundreds of girl scouts learning about cookies, playing, and having fun. While I was in the gift shop, one of the few dads there was looking at hoodies that said “Girl Scout Mom”. He said where are the ones that say Girl Scout […]

Jan 9 – T.E.A.M – Together Everyone Achieves More

Jan 9 – T.E.A.M – Together Everyone Achieves More

3:9 – T.E.A.M – Together Everyone Achieves More #faithbites #faithjourney t.e.a.m. I was recently told that I’ve been focusing in the negative and being passive aggressive. My apologies for that. It has been rough an I’ve been so focused on being open that I haven’t been myself. This leads to today’s topic, t.e.a.m. I am nothing without the people around […]

Jan 8 – I’m Right, You Aren’t!

Jan 8 – I’m Right, You Aren’t!

3:8 – I’m Right, You Aren’t! #faithbites #faithjourney right I recently had a very heated debate with a friend about faith and religion. Her response about being so adamant about her belief and being right was “if I didn’t think it was right I wouldn’t believe it!” We all have strong beliefs. It could he faith, religion, politics, life, fandoms, […]

Jan 7 – Good Enough Is Good Enough

Jan 7 – Good Enough Is Good Enough

3:7 – Good Enough Is Good Enough #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadToEdD enough “The Best dissertation is a done dissertation.” “Good enough for government work.” “At least it’s done and over with.” I’ve said these and countless other sayings over the year. Sometimes, work is just hard. It’s not perfect and never will be perfect. We can strive for perfection in everything […]

Jan 1 – My Resolution: Love

Jan 1 – My Resolution: Love

3:1 – My Resolution: Love #faithbites #faithjourney resolution Happy New Year, All. Today we start year three of #faithbites. I can’t believe this is #faithbite number 730. Thanks for reading and sticking with me. Most of what I’ve seen today in the media and social media is about resolutions. I resolve to lose weight or go to church more. She […]

Dec 31 – I Would Do Anything For Love….

Dec 31 – I Would Do Anything For Love….

2:365 – I Would Do Anything For Love…. #faithbites #faithjourney #2020 #NewYearsDay anything We are closing the book on another year and another decade. (Ok purists, the decade doesn’t end until the end of 2020, but get over it :-). Many are reflecting, making lists, and looking towards a new beginning in 2020. From my heart to yours, I wish […]