January 12 – I’m Giving Her All She’s Got Captain

January 12 – I’m Giving Her All She’s Got Captain

2:12 – I’m Giving Her All She’s Got Captain #faithbites #faithjourney Captain Have you ever had one of those days when you are pushing your engines as hard as you can and it seems like not enough? Or when everyone wants a piece of you and there is nothing left? It reminds of me of almost every original Star Trek […]

December 21 – The Longest Night or A New Season?

December 21 – The Longest Night or A New Season?

355 – The Longest Night or A New Season? #faithbites #faithjourney season December 21 is the first day of Winter. A new season of cold, snow, Christmas, New Year, and a time to reflect on what is came and what is next. For me though, I also look at it as the longest night of the year. I’ve always been […]

November 2 – Turn Down All The Sound

November 2 – Turn Down All The Sound

306 – Turn Down All The Sound #faithbites #faithjourney Sound The world is a pretty noisy place. From people to social media to construction to nature to everything in your head, there is a lot of sound. With all of this comes the brain processing power to try to tune it out. Some days, I am better at it than others. […]

October 20 – Big Picture or Little Pieces?

October 20 – Big Picture or Little Pieces?

293 – Big Picture or Little Pieces #faithbites #faithjourney picture Some people say you have to look at the big picture to understand life, the universe and everything. Others say that the big picture is too big, too daunting, and you need to take it step by step. For me, I’m an in-betweener. I want the big picture and the […]

October 12 – Burr It’s Cold Out There

October 12 – Burr It’s Cold Out There

285 – Burr It’s Cold Out There #faithbites #faithjourney Cold On Monday in Central Illinois, it was in the 80s. On Friday, the high was 44. This morning when I got up and went to work in was in the low 30s and it was COLD. I pulled out my winter coat, my ice scraper, and scrapped frost of my car. […]

September 28 – Greater than the Haters

September 28 – Greater than the Haters

271 – Greater than the Haters #faithbites #faithjourney haters Today has been a rough day for me emotionally. Anxiety has been a wreck and all of the vitriol about sexual harassment, misconduct, abuse, #meetoo what is reporting and what isn’t reporting, why people didn’t report (#whyIdidntreport). So much blame, hate, ridicule, ignorance, and blindness was really getting to me. But […]

September 8 – 1.21 Gigawatts. A Bolt of Lightning

September 8 – 1.21 Gigawatts. A Bolt of Lightning

251 – 1.21 Gigawatts. A Bolt of Lightning #faithbites #faithjourney Lightning Today is a cloudy, dreary, rainy day in central Illinois. It’s hard to get motivated and have the energy to keep going. When I looked back at this week of #faithbites, many were about getting things done or using the power of God to keep it all together. The one […]

August 22 – Can You Be The Man in the High Castle?

August 22 – Can You Be The Man in the High Castle?

234 – Can You Be The Man in the High Castle? #faithbites #faithjourney Castle Today’s #faithbite isn’t the one I was originally going to write, but sometimes I just feel the spirit and tweak it a bit. As a Pastor once told me, the sermon’s he thinks he writes the best are the ones that flop and the ones that just […]

July 25 – Faith, Trust, and a little Pixie Dust

July 25 – Faith, Trust, and a little Pixie Dust

206 – Faith, Trust, and a Little Pixie Dust #FaithBites #FaithJourney Trust Yesterday’s #FaithBite was that God has a place prepared for you in Heaven. In that #FaithBite, we discussed various scriptures that tell us there are many rooms waiting for us after we pass from this Earth. One friend commented that not everyone has a place prepared for them […]