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 […]

March 1 – This FaithBite is the Same As All The Other FaithBites

March 1 – This FaithBite is the Same As All The Other FaithBites

2:60 – This FaithBite is The Same As All The Other Faithbites #faithbites #faithjourney faithbites When I accepted the challenge to share scripture, which eventually turned into faithbites, my wife asked me if I would have enough ideas to make it through the year. I told her of course I did. Flash forward over a year and while not two […]

February 3 – I Exercised last year, where’s my six-pack abs?

February 3 – I Exercised last year, where’s my six-pack abs?

2:34 – I Exercised last year, where’s my six-pack abs? #faithbites #faithjourney exercised I want the perfect body, but what about the work that comes with it? I did exercise last year, shouldn’t I be physically fit? Shouldn’t I have the Baywatch lifeguard body? Shouldn’t I be able to run a marathon, since I walked a block last week? Of […]

February 2 – Learning About Faith Is Powerful

February 2 – Learning About Faith Is Powerful

2:33 – Learning About Faith is Powerful #faithbites #faithjourney powerful When I was a young boy, my family went to synagogue regularly. I adored our Rabbi, Rabbi Kramer. He was a wonderful man who interacted well with all ages, especially the children. He helped my mum convert to Judaism. As I grew older, the aspect about him I admired the […]

January 28 – I Am Responsible. I Take The Blame

January 28 – I Am Responsible. I Take The Blame

2:28 – I Am Responsible. I Take The Blame #faithbites #faithjourney Blame When I turn on the news, read a story, or listen to people complaining, it is usually someone blaming someone else. Most are not taking responsibility for they do. At our Voter’s meeting a couple of days ago, I saw a true leader in action. He stood up […]

January 17 – Listening without expectation

January 17 – Listening without expectation

2:17 – Listening without expectation #faithbites #faithjourney expectation As people, we communicate all the time. We talk to be heard. We talk to share information, build consensus, nurture ideas, fight, debate, and more. Sometimes though, we just need someone to listen to us without wanting or needing them to take action. Sometimes, just someone acknowledging that life can be a […]

January 8 – Walls Divide. Love Multiplies

January 8 – Walls Divide. Love Multiplies

2:8 – Walls Divide. Love Multiplies #faithbites #faithjourney walls “Build the Wall”. “We Don’t Need A Wall”. These are refrains we hear more and more everyday. Maybe it’s not a wall but a fence or steel vs concrete. You can’t go more than a few scrolls on Facebook or through the news or in a conversation without someone talking about […]

January 6 – What Presents Did You Get For Christmas?

January 6 – What Presents Did You Get For Christmas?

2:6 – What Presents Did you Get For Christmas #faithbites #faithjourney presents Christmastime is a great time for giving and receiving of presents. Did you get everything on your list? I was extremely blessed with the gifts I received. Some were fun like a 3D Pen, others were practical like clothes. I love getting presents, but the most fun was […]