Apr 16 – Rescue Me

Apr 16 – Rescue Me

3:107 – Rescue Me #faithbites #faithjourney Rescue There was a show in 2007 called Rescue Me with Denis Leary, which follows the lives of Firefighters in the NYFD. We used to watch it for the drama and the comedy. Now, we watch Chicago Fire, which follows the lives of members of the Chicago Fire Department. You may be wondering why […]

Apr 9 – Sacrifice: It’s Not About You

Apr 9 – Sacrifice: It’s Not About You

3:100 – Sacrifice: It’s Not About You #faithbites #faithjourney #holyweek sacrifice “I can’t go outside.” “My freedom to do things is being taken away.” “An economic collapse is bad for me. Open America.” I have heard these sayings and many more like them in these days of shelter-in-place for COVID-19. This is where the I is more important than the […]

Mar 18 – Technology For The Win

Mar 18 – Technology For The Win

3:78 – Technology For The Win #faithbites #faithjourney technology Tonight, I saw the good and the bad of technology. We tried to live stream our church service for the first time. Everything was ready, people had joined the chat, and then….nothing. We couldn’t connect to the video. But instead of giving up, we went to plan C, and did a […]

Mar 12 – Have Faith. Be Safe. Don’t Test God

Mar 12 – Have Faith. Be Safe. Don’t Test God

3:72 – Have Faith. Be Safe. Don’t Test God #faithbites #faithjourney #covid19 #coronavirus Turn on the news and all you hear about is COVID19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Schools being closed, all major sports being postponed or cancelled, large group gatherings cancelled, stores out of supplies. There is a lot of fear right now. I have heard some […]

Mar 3 – Everyone To Their Corners

Mar 3 – Everyone To Their Corners

3:63 – Everyone To Their Corners #faithbites #faithjourney corners I love my family. God has blessed me with a wife, two daughters, three siblings, countless cousins, and friends who are family. There isn’t anything I wouldn’t do for them. No matter how much I love them, there is times when I want everyone to go to their corners. Right now, […]

Feb 18 – Always Have Backup

Feb 18 – Always Have Backup

3:49 – Always Have Backup #faithbites #faithjourney backup Yesterday I stayed home sick and was preparing to stay home again today. I knew that I was facilitating an important training session tonight and didn’t know what I would do. I swallowed my pride and called in my backup. She said she was willing to do it if I couldn’t. This […]

Feb 5 – Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right

Feb 5 – Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right

3:36 – Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right #faithbites #faithjourney wrongs Sometimes a microcosm of the world shows up in your own world. Tonight, my youngest told me she and her best friend weren’t friends anymore. I asked her why, and she said her friend didn’t want to be friends because my daughter colored in her friend’s book. Then, I […]

Jan 13 – Playing Peek-a-Boo With God

Jan 13 – Playing Peek-a-Boo With God

3:13 – Playing Peek-a-Boo With God #faithbites #faithjourney Peek-a-Boo Not sure why, but today I was thinking about games we play as a child. I instantly thought of Peek-a-Boo as it’s an odd game. The baby sees us the whole time but we cover our eyes as if we disappear. Then the baby laughs when we come back. I understand […]