January 19 – Crawling Out of the Pit of Despair

January 19 – Crawling Out of the Pit of Despair

2:18 – Crawling out of the Pit of Despair #faithbites #faithjourney despair We all have times in our lives when we have great disappointment. When it feels like the world is crashing down all around us. That no matter what we do, we are at rock bottom. This is the pit of despair. And no, Lord Humperdink is not responsible […]

January 5 – Challenge Complete. Next!

January 5 – Challenge Complete. Next!

2:5 – Challenge Complete. Next! #faithbites #faithjourney Challenge Today marks a big day for me. In November of 2017, a friend of mine who shared scripture every day said he was leaving Facebook. I told him I was sad to see him go and miss his daily scriptures. He said maybe it was time for someone else to do it. […]

December 31 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always

December 31 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always

365 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always #faithbites #faithjourney grow Forward Before we get started, you may be wondering why no celebration for 1 year of #faithbites and for my completing my goal of a scripture a day for a whole year. While I did start sharing scripture on 1/1/18, I missed 1/4 and did two […]

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 […]

November 30 – How Are You today? Crappy. Thanks for Asking

November 30 – How Are You today? Crappy. Thanks for Asking

334 – How Are You today? Crappy. Thanks for Asking #faithbites #faithjourney Crappy I’ve had a rough day this morning between lack of sleep, stress, and anxiety. A person asked me how I was doing today. My first thought was to tell him how I was feeling, but instead, I said “Just Peachy” or something like that. I didn’t tell him […]

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 25 – Does Your Love Ever Run Out?

November 25 – Does Your Love Ever Run Out?

329 – Does Your Love Ever Run Out? #faithbites #faithjourney love I can say that I have loved many people in my life. Some as friends or family, others romantically. I can also tell you that through circumstance or actions, that those bonds aren’t as strong as it was. In some cases, through time and distance, the bonds are broken. I […]

November 15 – Responsibility for Your Actions – Good and Bad

November 15 – Responsibility for Your Actions – Good and Bad

319 – Responsibility for Your Actions – Good and Bad #faithbites #faithjourney responsibility About two to three inches of pearly white snow covered central Illinois this morning. It is beautiful unless you have to travel, shovel, or go anywhere. A perfect day to stay home, sit by the fire, drink hot chocolate, and rest. But alas, this was not in the […]

November 13 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness

November 13 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness

317 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness #faithbites #faithjourney correct Here’s a shocker for all of you: I am not perfect. I eat too much, don’t exercise enough, yell more than I should, and am not always the most pleasant person to be around. Sure, I apologize when I do wrong and seek forgiveness, but I am far from perfect. I […]