March 30 – Appreciated, Your Way

March 30 – Appreciated, Your Way

4:89 – Appreciated, Your Way #faithbites #faithjourney appreciated Setting Some days you feel like a good parents, sometimes not so much, and others you just nail it. Last night was one of them. For the past few weeks, #faithbites has covered feeling appreciated, belonging, fitting in, and having self worth. Last night hit the nail on the head. My youngest […]

March 11 – Feeling Under The Weather

March 11 – Feeling Under The Weather

4:70 – Feeling Under The Weather #faithbites #faithjourney weather Setting Today is one of those days that my father would say, “My get up and go has got up and left”. I’m exhausted, tired, and just feeling under the weather. Not sure if it’s a bug, stress, or just burning the candle at both ends. Today, is a day for […]

March 8 – Work Smarter, Not Harder

March 8 – Work Smarter, Not Harder

4:67 – Work Smarter, Not Harder #faithbites #faithjourney smarter Setting Scrolling through Facebook this morning, I watched one of our Pastors read today’s devotional from our Passionate Living Lenten Devotional Guide. Today’s devotional, about working smarter and not harder, was written by me with the help of God. I was about to write a new #faithbite, but figured why not […]

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 […]

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 22 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next?

February 22 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next?

4:53 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next? #faithbites #faithjourney next Setting You are made worthy through God. You are a chosen child of God. The question is what’s next? I know that God loves me and has chosen me, but how do I move forward? I’ve always wondered if I’m following his word and his path. As Christians, it […]

February 19 – Lions and Lambs: God’s Chosen

February 19 – Lions and Lambs: God’s Chosen

4:50 – Lion and Lambs: God’s Chosen. #faithbites #faithjourney lion Setting In Round Here, by the Counting Crows, they say we all talk like lions but sacrifice like lambs. The new testament often calls Jesus our shepard and we are his sheep. And yet, we look at the Lion as a sign of strength and the sheep as a sign […]

February 16 – Time to Prepare for Lent

February 16 – Time to Prepare for Lent

4:47 – Time to Prepare for Lent #faithbites #faithjourney prepare Setting Today is Fat Tuesday. I don’t know about you but I’d love to have a Paczki but there is no way I’m getting out of my neighborhood today with the snow. Oh well, we can party like it’s New Orleans in my own house. Beads for everyone. Fat Tuesday […]