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 12 – I’m Giving Her All She’s Got Captain

January 12 – I’m Giving Her All She’s Got Captain

2:12 – I’m Giving Her All She’s Got Captain #faithbites #faithjourney Captain Have you ever had one of those days when you are pushing your engines as hard as you can and it seems like not enough? Or when everyone wants a piece of you and there is nothing left? It reminds of me of almost every original Star Trek […]

December 31 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always

December 31 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always

365 – I resolve to… Grow and Live My Faith Always #faithbites #faithjourney grow Forward Before we get started, you may be wondering why no celebration for 1 year of #faithbites and for my completing my goal of a scripture a day for a whole year. While I did start sharing scripture on 1/1/18, I missed 1/4 and did two […]

December 16 – What’s in Your Toolbox for Getting People to Do Things?

December 16 – What’s in Your Toolbox for Getting People to Do Things?

350 – Whats in Your Toolbox for Getting People to Do Things? #faithbites #faithjourney toolbox In between church services this morning, my eldest was a greeter for people coming into church. I could tell she didn’t want to do it as she was tired from being up early to sing. She was moping around, playing with her Girl Scout vest, […]

November 25 – Does Your Love Ever Run Out?

November 25 – Does Your Love Ever Run Out?

329 – Does Your Love Ever Run Out? #faithbites #faithjourney love I can say that I have loved many people in my life. Some as friends or family, others romantically. I can also tell you that through circumstance or actions, that those bonds aren’t as strong as it was. In some cases, through time and distance, the bonds are broken. I […]

November 17 – Write it Down and Hit Save

November 17 – Write it Down and Hit Save

320 – Write it Down and Hit Save #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadtoEdD Write Today was another writing day on the #RoadtoEdD. Lots of searching, writing, and revising. When I was finished for the day, I wrote about the journey and was told to make sure I saved it and saved it in multiple places. Luckily I had already done that. I don’t […]

October 24 – Two Roads Diverged In a Wood But Where to?

October 24 – Two Roads Diverged In a Wood But Where to?

297 – Two Roads Diverged In a Wood But Where to? #faithbites #faithjourney Woods Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could… – Robert Frost The Road Not Taken was one of my favorite poems growing up. The idea […]

August 12 – What Would Your Superpower Be?

August 12 – What Would Your Superpower Be?

224 – What Would Your Superpower Be? #faithbites #faithjourney superpower I don’t know about you, but I love superheroes. All shows, even the terrible ones are great. Comics are amazing. Movies are fun. Even the fantasy shows are exciting. Why is that? It’s the powers of course. It allows those heroes, and villains, to do things normal people can’t do. […]

August 10 – Do You Believe in Magic?

August 10 – Do You Believe in Magic?

222 – Do You Believe in Magic? #faitbites #faithjourney magic Webster’s has two definitions of magic. The first is the one we are most familiar with the use of means (such as charms or spells) believed to have supernatural power over natural forces. This is where we get our wizards, warlocks, witches, magic, and all kinds of questing games. I will get […]