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 […]

December 28 – I resolve to…Be Grateful

December 28 – I resolve to…Be Grateful

362 – I resolve to…Be Grateful #faithbites #faithjourney grateful This is our third entry in the I resolve series following anger management, finishing what you started, and now today, being grateful. I was taking a shower this morning and the hot water ran out. This is a common occurrence in my house. We have a 30+ year old hot water […]

December 27 – I resolve to…finish

December 27 – I resolve to…finish

361 – I resolve to…finish #faithbites #faithjourney finish Yesterday, we started the resolve series here at #faithbites with a resolution to work on anger. Today, we continue with looking at finishing what you start. For you Disney fans, you may remember the dog in Up. He was easily distracted by SQUIRREL. I am that dog. I find things that are […]

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, […]

December 9 – Don’t Follow Me. I’m a Hypocrite

December 9 – Don’t Follow Me. I’m a Hypocrite

343 – Don’t Follow Me. I’m a Hypocrite #faithbites #faithjourney hypocrite I often say that I am wrong. Heck, most times I feel more wrong that right, but I digress. I use to think the saying “Do as I say, not as I do” was hypocritical. Now, I know it is. But the thing is, we are hypocrites. We do […]

November 23 – Do You Have The Skills to Do The Job?

November 23 – Do You Have The Skills to Do The Job?

327 – Do You Have The Skills to Do The Job? #faithbites #faithjourney skills Last night I was putting things away from Thanksgiving dinner and thought about how I would eat leftovers the next day. My favorite is a turkey sandwich with a little bit of mayo then warmed up in the microwave. That is always good. But then I realized I didn’t […]

November 22 – Thankful for What We Have and Don’t Have

November 22 – Thankful for What We Have and Don’t Have

326 -Thankful for What We Have and Don’t Have #faithbites #faithjourney #thanksgiving2018 Thankful I want to wish all of you a very happy and blessed Thanksgiving. This is a day when we are thankful for everything we have and everything we have is from the Lord. Today’s Thanksgiving didn’t go as I had planned. We had planned to go to […]

November 20 – Vaccinated by Christ

324 – Vaccinated by Christ #faithbites #faithjourney Vaccinated Before we get started, I’m going to ask for a little leeway here. I’m going to use an imperfect metaphor, but I think it works. So bear with me 🙂 And now, onto faithbites. Yesterday my youngest got her flu vaccine. Today, I had my oldest vaccinated against the flu. They were […]

November 13 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness

November 13 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness

317 – Helping Correct Someone with Kindness #faithbites #faithjourney correct Here’s a shocker for all of you: I am not perfect. I eat too much, don’t exercise enough, yell more than I should, and am not always the most pleasant person to be around. Sure, I apologize when I do wrong and seek forgiveness, but I am far from perfect. I […]