July 4 – Freedom Isn’t Free

July 4 – Freedom Isn’t Free

3:186 – Freedom Isn’t Free #faithbites #faithjourney freedom Happy Independence Day, America. This is the day back in 1776 when a bunch of traitors declared their independence from a tyrannical government. We have the country we have because of these men. Were they perfect? No. Did they implement their idea perfectly? No. Do we have a framework that can make […]

June 19 – Freedom

June 19 – Freedom

3:169 – Freedom #faithbites #faithjourney #juneteenth #900days freedom Today marks 900 days since I began sharing scripture daily, which later turned into #faithbites. 900 messages of faith. 900 messages of freedom from sin through Jesus. Speaking of freedom, today is also Juneteenth. This is the day back in 1865, when the news of freedom finally reached the last enslaved African […]

May 15 – Metamorphosis: We Are All Changing

May 15 – Metamorphosis: We Are All Changing

3:136 – Metamorphosis: We Are All Changing #faithbites #faithjourney metamorphosis My youngest has been getting daily updates on the lifecycle of a caterpillar thanks to her teacher. Each day, they see them get bigger and bigger, shedding their exoskeletons, and forming a chrysalis. Then we see no change for 5-21 days. While we don’t see change, complete metamorphosis is happening. […]

May 8 – Be The Change You Want To See

May 8 – Be The Change You Want To See

3:129 – Be The Change You Want To See #faithbites #faithjourney change There is a lot of anger in the world. People killed for asking someone to wear a mask. Black American’s killed for jogging, bbqing, and just living. Conspiracy theories running rampant. So much negativity in the world, but there is hope. Today, I was about to throw my […]

Apr 7 – The Third Act

Apr 7 – The Third Act

3:98 – The Third Act #faithbites #faithjourney #holyweek third Most stories have three acts: the beginning, the action or middle, and the end of the story. We won’t talk about the denouement. When we are young, most of us think about our three acts. Being young, growing up and having kids, and retirement. In each of those we have goals […]

Mar 27 -With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

Mar 27 -With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

3:87 – With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility #faithbites #faithjourney responsibility Yesterday I shared how we welcomed Mr. Spock into our family. Part of the deal was that the girls would be responsible for him. I know it’s only day one, but my eldest has really lived up to that responsiblity. We talked about it and she said that she […]

Mar 10 – Growing For Tomorrow

Mar 10 – Growing For Tomorrow

3:70 – Growing For Tomorrow #faithbites #faithjourney growing During lunch today, some of my colleagues were talking about their garden plans for the spring/summer. It’s almost that time again. Time for the indoor sprouting of vegetables, the collection of seeds, and preparing the ground for tomorrow’s planting. When I wrote the title of this #faithbite, I didn’t realize how many […]

Feb 15 – Harvesting or Planting

Feb 15 – Harvesting or Planting

3:46 – Harvesting Or Planting #faithbites #faithjourney planting In a recent discussion about faith, a person mentioned the story where Peter fished all night and caught nothing, then Jesus came by and he caught an over abundance of fish. (John 21:1-6). The story was to show how much we can do with Jesus. What would have happened if Jesus didn’t […]