April 12 – Read the Whole Story

April 12 – Read the Whole Story

4:102 – Read the Whole Story #faithbites #faithjourney whole Setting Iron Man is only a tech giant playboy. Aslan dies in the middle. Rocky gets knocked out. Daniel LaRusso gets beat up. If you only read part of these stories or only saw part of the movie, you wouldn’t understand the character development and path each of these characters go […]

April 7 – Hall of Champions

April 7 – Hall of Champions

4:97 – Hall of Champions #faithbites #faithjourney champions Setting I don’t know if your school had this, but mine did. A hallway dedicated to the Champions of the school. There are pictures, trophies, and mementos of days gone by. I walked through that hallway everyday of high school from the parking lot to classes. I would look at the trophies […]

April 3 – Mourning, Waiting – Holy Saturday

April 3 – Mourning, Waiting – Holy Saturday

4:93 – Mourning, Waiting – Holy Saturday #faithbites #faithjourney mourning Setting As we continue Holy Week, we get to the day that I think is the hardest, Holy Saturday. We talked about the meaning of Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. We all know that tomorrow is Easter Sunday, the day Jesus defeated the grave and rose from the dead. I […]

April 2 – “Good” Friday, Redux

April 2 – “Good” Friday, Redux

4:92 – Good Friday, Redux #faithbites #faithjourney friday Setting Yesterday, we explained why Maundy, not Monday, Thursday is celebrated. Today, we will revisit and revise the #faithbites from April 10, 2020, which discussed why we call Good Friday, Good. I had this discussion with my youngest as she didn’t understand how Jesus dying could be good. I hope this helps. […]

April 1 – Monday Thursday? No, Maundy Thursday

April 1 – Monday Thursday? No, Maundy Thursday

4:91 – Monday Thursday? No Maundy Thursday #faithbites #faithjourney maundy Setting Most #faithbites share the world of the Lord based on my experiences or how I’m feeling. Today, we are going to take a slightly different approach and use this for education. (And yes, I know, everything can be education). Before I became a Christian, I was always confused when […]

March 30 – Appreciated, Your Way

March 30 – Appreciated, Your Way

4:89 – Appreciated, Your Way #faithbites #faithjourney appreciated Setting Some days you feel like a good parents, sometimes not so much, and others you just nail it. Last night was one of them. For the past few weeks, #faithbites has covered feeling appreciated, belonging, fitting in, and having self worth. Last night hit the nail on the head. My youngest […]

March 29 – What Would Your Appraisal Look Like?

March 29 – What Would Your Appraisal Look Like?

4:88 – What Would Your Appraisal Look Like? #faithbites #faithjourney appraisal Setting Have you ever had your house appraised? I’m getting ready to have the appraisal done here in just a few minutes. Let me tell you, it is nerve-racking. Have the upgrades we did made the house worth more? Is the house clean enough? Will the house appraise for […]

March 23 – How Do You Prioritize?

March 23 – How Do You Prioritize?

4:82 – How Do You Prioritize #fiathbites #faithjourney prioritize Setting Yesterday, while in a meeting to plan an event, we discussed several more activities and projects that fall into my lap. I tried not to laugh but I was wondering how I could possibly get all of that done. What was core to my job? What was extra? And how […]