Oct 15 – Thank You

Oct 15 – Thank You

2:288 – Thank You #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge Thank In Christianity, some topics come up over and over again. Faith, God, salvation, praise, being, giving, serving, giving, going, giving thanks, forgiveness, and being a child of God. Why do these come up in faith and in #faithbites? It’s the core of our faith. Today, again, I want to talk about the […]

Oct 10 – Praise: What’s In A Word

Oct 10 – Praise: What’s In A Word

2:283 – Praise: What’s In A Word? #faithbites #faithjourney Praise What does “Praise” mean? According to vocabulary.com, the verb form means, express warm approval or admiration of. The noun form means, the expression of approval or admiration for someone or something. We all like to get at-a-persons (gender neutral form of at-a-boy). A simple nice job, great work, or thanks […]

September 28 – God’s Not Done With Me

September 28 – God’s Not Done With Me

2:271 – God’s Not Done With Me #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge #D2MC Done In past #faithbites, we’ve talked about how some people look like they have this stuff together. They have a great Facebook profile, go to church, dress nice, etc etc. Then we feel bad because we aren’t up to snuff. And if you remember that discussion, everyone is a […]

September 24 – No Judgment Here

September 24 – No Judgment Here

2:267 – No Judgement Here #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge judgment At the reception this evening, they had drinks and cheese. One participant was “fighting” with the cheese trying to cut off a chunk and took a huge chunk. She apologized, felt the need to say she was getting a plate for the table, and I said no judgment here. I truly […]

September 23 – Drop Your Stone and Live

September 23 – Drop Your Stone and Live

2:266 – Drop Your Stone and Live #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge Stone Greetings from the great white north. This is the first international faithbite, so I hope you enjoy. And, it wouldn’t have happened if I wasn’t traveling. I was sitting in the Toronto airport waiting to get to Ottawa. Most of the flights for the day were oversold. I knew […]

September 22 – You Are FOR-GIVEN

September 22 – You Are FOR-GIVEN

2:265: You Are For-Given #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge #for-given We’ve talked about how I’m a big ole hot mess. That no matter what I try to do, I still sin. I hurt people, I do what I don’t want to. As we enter the week of Forgiveness, I’m trying to forgive myself for the pains I have caused others. Jesus’s forgiveness […]

September 21 – Rest and Reflect

September 21 – Rest and Reflect

2:264 – Rest and Reflect #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge reflect Most days, I feel like the Energizer Bunny. I keep going and going and going. There is always something to do. Rest isn’t something I’m used to. Today, while reading the Red Letter Challenge, I learned something about the Sabbath I hadn’t understood before. Sure, I knew God created everything in […]