Aug 10 – God Plans, We Choose Our Response

Aug 10 – God Plans, We Choose Our Response

3:223 – God Plans, We Choose Our Response #faithbites #faithjourney choose Setting I often hear that it’s God’s plan for x,y,z. God made the storm. He made the virus. He will protect me. God is forcing you down a path. God is the great creator of the universe and has made plans for all our tomorrows. He has also given […]

Aug 8 – I Don’t Have Control

Aug 8 – I Don’t Have Control

3:222 – I Don’t Have Control #faithbites #faithjourney control Setting “Are the kids going to school online or in-person?” “What is going on with my job?” “What is going on with this virus?” “I don’t know who to believe.” Have you said any of these things? Are you feeling completely out of control? I know I am. This world is […]

July 31 – And Peggy. You Are Not A Thowaway

July 31 – And Peggy. You Are Not A Thowaway

3:213 – And Peggy. You Are Not A Throwaway #faithbites #faithjourney #hamilton peggy Setting My best friend and daughter love the musical “Hamilton“. I haven’t seen it yet but they told me about a character named Peggy. Basically, in the song they say “Angelica!¬†Eliza!¬†And Peggy!”. Peggy is such a non-character that she doesn’t show up in the second act. She […]

July 28 – It’s Too Much

July 28 – It’s Too Much

3:210 – It’s Too Much #faithbites #faithjourney much Ever have a day when it is just too much? Nothing but, just a million little things. That’s what today was. Still stressed about a family situation, the kids, work, arranging my office, not feeling well, kids that won’t be quiet, food prep, etc etc. Nothing to really complain about but just […]

July 25 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels

July 25 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels

3:207 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels #faithbites #faithjourney reach Setting For as long as my youngest has been showering herself, she always forgets to get a towel. Then she asks me to get one for her. I then tell her she can get it from the closet. To which she responds, she can’t reach it. This story has […]

July 20 – Shields Up, Red Alert

July 20 – Shields Up, Red Alert

3:202 – Shields Up, Red Alert #faithbites #faithjourney Alert Setting I have always loved Star Trek. Maybe it was because my Dad marched on Burbank Studios in the 60s to keep it on the air or because it allows us to think about strange new worlds, new life, and new civilizations. Whatever the reason, I’ve always loved it. In Star […]

July 19 – Are You Hypervigalant for Your Neighbor?

July 19 – Are You Hypervigalant for Your Neighbor?

3:201 – Are You Hypervigilant for Neighbor? #faithbites #faithjourney hypervigalant My brother and I were talking this afternoon about traits we have in common. A big one is how we are emotionally tuned into people. It helps us understand how they are feeling and let’s us try to seek the underlying reasons of why someone acts the way they do. […]

July 11 – Is Anybody Out There?

July 11 – Is Anybody Out There?

3:193 – Is Anybody out there? #faithbites #faithjourney anybody Setting Do you ever wonder if anyone is listening to you when you speak or post on social media? Are you like me looking for the like or the comment? Sometimes when I comment or even when I write #faithbites, I wonder if anybody is out there. I know people tell […]