March 17 – Let’s Have A Conversation

March 17 – Let’s Have A Conversation

4:76 – Let’s Have A Conversation #faithbites #faithjourney conversation Setting I have fond memories of my first two years of college. Several nights were spent deep in religious and political conversation with my floormates. We all came from different religions, sects, political backgrounds, and a few from different countries. While we didn’t agree on many things, we had great conversations. […]

March 16 – Start Right Here

March 16 – Start Right Here

4:75 – Start Right Here #faithbites #faithjourney start Setting I often wonder what tomorrow is going to bring. Am I living the way God wants? Am I doing what I should be? I’m not sure if your brain is spinning all the time asking questions like this? For me, it makes me tired, but it is also fun. God has […]

March 13- Breaking Bread. It Can Happen Anywhere

March 13- Breaking Bread. It Can Happen Anywhere

4:72 – Breaking Bread. It Can Happen Anywhere #faithbites #faithjourney bread Setting This afternoon, my wife and I had a break from the kids, thanks to a friend, and strolled through Hobby Lobby. I saw a sign that had Acts 2:46 which says, “They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts,”. The sign missed […]

March 5 – A Moment On The Lips, A Lifetime On The Hips

March 5 – A Moment On The Lips, A Lifetime On The Hips

4:64 – A Moment On The Lips, A Lifetime On The Hips #faithbites #faithjourney lips Setting This morning I was thinking about memes that people share. The good, the bad, and the ugly. What struck me was that some of the best people I know, quickly share something that doesn’t fit their personality. The first read of it may sound […]

March 2 – Are You Hard To Love? Not For Jesus!

March 2 – Are You Hard To Love? Not For Jesus!

4:61 – Are You Hard To Love? Not For Jesus! #faithbites #faithjourney hard Setting I can be hard to love. I’m stubborn, grumpy, moody, judgmental, messy, angry, and frustrated. There are good days and bad days. My wife the other day told me that I can be hard to live with too. I agree with her 100%. I’m far from […]

Feb 28 – Beyond Damascus: Now We Live For Christ

Feb 28 – Beyond Damascus: Now We Live For Christ

4:59 – Beyond Damascus: Now We Live For Christ #faithbites #faithjourney Damascus Setting Last night while waiting in the drive-thru for ice cream, I turned on our Christian radio station and heard a program that was new to me: Beyond Damascus. This is a Catholic radio program that “brings young adults the life-changing testimonies of ordinary people that launch them […]

February 27 – Frustrated: Where Is the Gray?

February 27 – Frustrated: Where Is the Gray?

4:58 – Frustrated: Where Is the Gray? #faithbites #faithjourney frustrated Setting Today I am frustrated. Here are just a few: my kitchen remodel has been going on since September and there are still errors. What I thought was a simple upgrade to my 3D printer has me tearing it apart, fighting with stripped screws, and ordering replacement parts Then, so […]

February 25 – Different Paths, One Destination

February 25 – Different Paths, One Destination

4:56 – Different Paths, One Destination #faithbites #faithjourney paths Setting During my morning shower, I was reflecting on the different degrees I have earned: Bachelor of Science, Masters of Arts, and now Doctor of Education. I’m sharing this not to brag or boast but to look at the different fields represented. Science, humanities, and education. If you would have told […]

February 24 – Sing It, Feel It

February 24 – Sing It, Feel It

4:55 – Sing It, Feel It #faithbites #faithjourney feel Setting Today my eldest’s class presented the chapel message for her school. I struggled during the beginning to stay focused watching it online and not multitask. The first song was Lord I Lift Your Name On High, by MercyMe. I started just looking at the words on the screen and wasn’t […]