January 18 – Don’t Feed The Trolls

January 18 – Don’t Feed The Trolls

4:18 – Don’t Feed The Trolls #faithbites #faithjourney trolls Setting Have you ever heard the phrase, “Don’t Feed The Trolls?” On the Internet, trolls are those who start flame wars or intentionally upsets people on the Internet. I know you have crossed at least one and maybe, just maybe you have been a troll. I know once in a blue moon, I am, […]

January 17 – Midlife Crisis Or God’s Direction?

January 17 – Midlife Crisis Or God’s Direction?

4:17 – Midlife Crisis Or God’s Direction #faithbites #faithjourney midlife Setting I don’t know about you, but lately, I’ve felt that I need to make a change. I don’t know if it’s a change in profession, attitude, working, or what, but I feel something. What’s even more interesting, is we are watching a show called The Rookie, where a recently […]

January 13 – Blind Allegiance Vs Blind Faith

January 13 – Blind Allegiance Vs Blind Faith

4:13 – Blind Allegiance Vs Blind Faith #faithbites #faithjourney blind Setting If you’re an avid reader of #faithbites or follow me on social media, you know that I wrestle with difficult topics. From sex to religion to politics to finance, I’m always wrestling with one thing or another. Often I’m told I’m not liberal enough, not conservative enough, not liberatarian […]

January 12 – Having Fun With Work

January 12 – Having Fun With Work

4:12 – Having Fun With Work #faithbites #faithjourney fun Setting Today was a busy day at work, but I did have fun. I was able to facilitate a session for two hours with second-year medical students. While it was hard material for them, it was fun to see them learning, struggling, and working together. It’s one of those moments where […]

January 9 – Right Message, Wrong Messenger?

4:9 – Right Message, Wrong Messenger #faithbites #faithjourney message Setting Today I was involved in a very heated debate on Facebook. It was around politics and beliefs. During the debate, it became clear that no matter what I said or what facts I shared, there was no way to convince this person of the truth. It was as if they […]

January 8 – What Are You Putting Into The World?

January 8 – What Are You Putting Into The World?

4:8 – What Are You Putting Into the World? #faithbites #faithjourney putting Setting What are you putting into the world? Is it love, kindness, and compassion? Are you sharing hate, anger, and division? Is it a combination? Do you even know what you are putting into the world? Are you aware of how people are taking your actions and you […]

January 5 – Do You Feel Powerful?

January 5 – Do You Feel Powerful?

4:5 – Do You Feel Powerful? #faithbites #faithjourney powerful Setting Is it odd or is it God? In the past few days, the idea of being powerless and claiming your power has been ever present. Friends have told me they feel powerless in their lives, I have fluctuated between being powerful and powerless, and last night the episode of 9-1-1 […]

January 3 – Are You Filling Up At The Faucet?

January 3 – Are You Filling Up At The Faucet?

4:3 – Are You Filling Up At The Faucet? #faithbites #faithjourney faucet Setting I have a love/hate relationship with faucets. Many of you know that we’ve been undergoing a kitchen and bedroom remodel since the end of September because of an unknown leaky faucet. Repairs / remodel are almost done, but man has it been a pain in the butt. […]