Feb 23 – Are You Becoming Desensitized?

Feb 23 – Are You Becoming Desensitized?

4:54 – Are You Becoming Desensitized? #faithbites #faithjourney desensitized Setting Some days you just feel meh and others you are doing well. I was surfing Facebook and just get scrolling. It didn’t matter if someone was sharing a heartfelt experience or a funny meme or anything, it just seemed to blur together. The text on the screen didn’t evoke any […]

February 18 – Perseverance Matters! Keep Going

February 18 – Perseverance Matters! Keep Going

4:49 – Perseverance Matters! Keep Going! #faithbites #faithjourney perseverance Setting After 9 months and 127 million miles, the Mars Perseverance rover has landed. I can’t imagine the work, determination, and perseverance it takes to design, build, test, fly, land, and now operate a car-sized rover on another planet. The hours, blood, sweat, tears, frustrations, and teamwork that is needed to […]

January 29 – I’m Bored, Time For Trouble!

January 29 – I’m Bored, Time For Trouble!

4:29 – I’m Bored, Time For Trouble! #faithbites #faithjourney bored Setting I bet you thought this topic was autobiographical. While it is, in this case, I’m talking about my dog, Spock. He is a corgi and they are known for being very smart. The downside of being smart is if they don’t have a “job” or feel engaged, they get […]

January 20 – Expanding Opportunities

January 20 – Expanding Opportunities

4:20 – Expanding Opportunities #faithbites #faithjourney expanding Setting In my lifetime I have seen many exciting and dismaying events. Today, I want to focus on those that expanded opportunities. I remember the tearing down of the Berlin Wall and how it expanded opportunities for East Germans and signaled the beginning of the end of the cold war. I saw health […]

Dec 31 – Carry One Thing Into 2021 – Love

Dec 31 – Carry One Thing Into 2021 – Love

3:366 – Carry One Thing Into 2021 – Love #faithbites #faithjourney love Setting Happy last day of the year. I will keep this short as you may be enjoying your New Year’s Eve festivities. Even though they are different than before, I pray you are well and enjoy yourself. As we look to 2021, let’s not focus on a ton […]

Nov 12 – Like The Fog Has Lifted

Nov 12 – Like The Fog Has Lifted

3:317 – Like The Fog Has Lifted #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadtoEdD fog Setting During a meeting today, a colleague said I looked lighter and happier now that I’ve passed my dissertation defense. While I have submitted yet, I do feel lighter and happier As you know we are big Disney fans in our house and the song “I See The Light” […]

Nov 4 – Exhaustion

Nov 4 – Exhaustion

3:309 – Exhaustion #faithbites #faithjourney exhaustion Setting Today isn’t a good day. I just feel the exhaustion setting in. Maybe it’s the 17 hour day of election judging or COVID – 19 fatigue or election fatigue or dissertation or whatever. Maybe it’s a cold or I’m just feeling weak. Whatever it is, I’m just plain exhausted. I know I’m not […]