August 3 – To Serve Others

August 3 – To Serve Others

2:215 – To Serve Others #faithbites #faithjourney serve Tonight we were discussing how we behave when we get angry. Cece says she shuts down. I get mad then I shut down. I told her the things that get me most angry is when people don’t do what I suspect them to do and when they don’t provide the service they […]

July 9 – Are you open or just sharing the Highlight Reel?

July 9 – Are you open or just sharing the Highlight Reel?

2:190 – Are you open or just sharing the Highlight Reel? #faithbites #faithjourney highlight A new car, a second home, a new pet, a Disney trip, new adventures, happy kids, happy family, dreams coming true. This is what most people share on social media and even in person. This is the highlight reel of their lives. When we view these […]

June 21 – Sharing Is Caring

June 21 – Sharing Is Caring

2:171 – Sharing Is Caring #faithbites #faithjourney sharing The past few #faithbites have been pretty heavy so we are going to back off a bit. Today, I want to talk about the power of sharing. Be it food, time, movies, or just your presence, when you share with someone you give a piece of yourself to them. Think about that […]

June 16 – Poof… Everything Changes

June 16 – Poof… Everything Changes

2:167 – Poof… Everything Changes #faithbites #faithjourmey poof One day you are welcoming a baby into the world, the next she’s turning give. One day, tou meet a Pastor who is so nurturing and understanding, he helps you join a church. Next day, he preaches his last sermon. One day you think you have everything figured out and poof everything […]

June 2 – Welcome To The Neighborhood

2:153 – Welcome To The Neighborhood #faithbites #faithjourney neighborhood Today we went to church with our two kids and came home with five. They shared a meal, played, played, played, ran around, and enjoyed each other’s company. And yes, there were 40 chicken nuggets and 4 large fries consumed. Ha. Then a friend cam over to grab an extra bed […]

May 3 – Conjunction Junction What’s Your Function?

May 3 – Conjunction Junction What’s Your Function?

2:123 – Conjunction Junction What’s Your Function? #faithbites #faithjourney function As I’m getting older, I’m am wondering more and more what my mark on the world is going to be. When I’ve gone to the Lord, will anyone remember me and will there be anything I built that will survive? I see friends who have gone onto save lives, political […]

March 26 – It Takes A Village To Raise A Child

March 26 – It Takes A Village To Raise A Child

2:85 – It Takes A Village To Raise A Child #faithbites #faithjourney village This afternoon my children were enjoying the weather playing outside with their friends across the street who we know and trust. When they came home, my youngest said a boy next store was being mean and pushed her. My oldest said the boy said mean things, threw […]

March 5 – Life Isn’t A Zero-Sum Game

March 5 – Life Isn’t A Zero-Sum Game

2:63 – Life Isn’t A Zero-Sum Game #faithbites #faithjourney zero-sum While scrolling through the Facebook, I saw a picture of a sign that said “Why Does an Addict get Free Narcan, but my insulin medicine costs $750”. Then the next picture had the addict line cut out and so it says “Why Does my insulin cost $750”. The point of […]