December 23 – Are You A Champion?

December 23 – Are You A Champion?

357 – Are You a Champion? #faithbites #faithjourney Champion Imagine this. You are engaged to a woman. You both decided to wait until marriage to have relations. The day of your wedding is approaching and your fiance’ tells you she is with child. How do you feel? What do you do? When you press her for answers, she says the […]

December 18 – Letting Go of Mistakes

December 18 – Letting Go of Mistakes

352 – Letting Go of Mistakes #faithbites #faithjourney mistakes Working in a college is invigorating for me. I love to see how students develop, grow, and where they go in life. In medical school, there is a testing scenario where you are evaluated on your clinical skills. Basically you go to a room, read a scenario, go in and interact […]

November 29 – God is Pretty Incredible

333 – God is Pretty Incredible #faithbites #faithjourney incredible Some days the ideas for #faithbites just come to me while other days it’s a bit harder. Today’s #faithbite comes from my eldest. She suggested that I write about the Incredibles and how incredible God is. I said why not. While God doesn’t wear a supersuit, his is pretty awesom. And […]

November 17 – Write it Down and Hit Save

November 17 – Write it Down and Hit Save

320 – Write it Down and Hit Save #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadtoEdD Write Today was another writing day on the #RoadtoEdD. Lots of searching, writing, and revising. When I was finished for the day, I wrote about the journey and was told to make sure I saved it and saved it in multiple places. Luckily I had already done that. I don’t […]

November 16 – Isn’t It Ironic, Don’t You Think? Or is it a Coincidence?

November 16 – Isn’t It Ironic, Don’t You Think? Or is it a Coincidence?

320 – Isn’t It Ironic, Don’t You Think? Or is it a Coincidence? #faithbites #faithjourney ironic I was listening to the 90s radio station this morning and Alanis Morrisette’s “Ironic” came on. I loved that song back then, but even more than the song was the debates and drama about the title. Should the song title be Ironic or Coincidental? The […]

November 10 – Let It Go For Peace

November 10 – Let It Go For Peace

314 – Let It Go For Peace #faithbites #faithjourney peace I don’t know about you, but I tend to be an easy going guy. I try to love people and help where I can. But sometimes, people do stupid things (in my opinion)) and it just sticks in my craw. They say something or do something or dress differently or a […]

November 9 – Prayer Can Be Comforting

November 9 – Prayer Can Be Comforting

313 – Prayer Can Be Comforting #faithbites #faithjourney comforting Last night I stayed up a little too late. When I finally fell asleep I had some very powerful and disturbing nightmares. While I can’t remember exactly what it was about, I knew that it stayed with me. Waking up in a sweat, I didn’t feel good, and my heart was racing. I […]

October 29 – The Plague has Struck Our House

October 29 – The Plague has Struck Our House

302 – The Plague has Struck Our House #faithbites #faithjourney plague Want a good sign that the seasons are changing in Illinois? Look for the sick kids. The awesome thing about sick kids is they just want to cuddle their parents. Snuggles, love, and compassion are commonplace in our house. So is passing the plague from one to the next. So […]