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 […]

September 9 – The Missing Puppy

September 9 – The Missing Puppy

2:252 – The Missing Puppy #faithbites #faithjourney #redletterchallenge Puppy Tomorrow starts the official #RedLetterChallenge for our church. 40 Days of reading Jesus’s words and seeking a deeper understanding of him. Tonight, my eldest lost her favorite stuffed animal, Crazy Puppy. We have torn up the house looking for him. I spent close to 30 minutes looking. I finally calmed her […]

September 6 – Tiana’s Dad

September 6 – Tiana’s Dad

2:249 – Tiana’s Dad #faithbites #faithjourney Tiana’s We are big Disney fans in our house. We love “The Princess Frog” or as everyone says Tiana’s movie. Great music, a great independent woman, and a great villian. In the movie we see Tiana’s Dad twice. Once when she is little and he is hardworking, poor, loving, and never lets anything get […]

August 30 – I Solved It (With Help)

August 30 – I Solved It (With Help)

2:242 – I Solved It (With Help) #faithbites #faithjourney solved Since May, I have been experiencing chronic pain. I’ve gone through the journey of doctor after doctor, meds, tests, research, and everything. No dice. Then yesterday, as I was about to go to bed, I didn’t have pain for the first time in a long time. That absence of pain, […]

August 27 – Shouting Into The Void

August 27 – Shouting Into The Void

2:239 – Shouting Into The Void #faithbites #faithjourney Void The email that is never answered. The social media post with no reactions. Text messages left without a reply. Phone calls unanswered. This is shouting into the void We have all had the experience of trying to communicate with someone without a response. It can sting, burn, and make you feel […]

August 23 – Too Tired To Listen

August 23 – Too Tired To Listen

2:235 – Too Tired Too Listen #faithbites #faithjourney listen Have you ever been so tired that you can’t think straight? Today, my youngest had her first full day of kindergarten. When she got home, she was beat, but wouldn’t admit it. We didn’t go to dinner because she screamed about going to the bathroom. Everything was a fight. Then she […]

August 20 – Disowned

August 20 – Disowned

2:232 – Disowned #faithbites #faithjourney Disowned I was listening to our NPR station today and they has a story about Illinois State University. They said school has been on for two days, and already 3 students have been disowned by their families for coming out at LGBTQ. That means no emotional, spiritual, financial, or familia support. A new chapter in […]