February 25 – Different Paths, One Destination

February 25 – Different Paths, One Destination

4:56 – Different Paths, One Destination #faithbites #faithjourney paths Setting During my morning shower, I was reflecting on the different degrees I have earned: Bachelor of Science, Masters of Arts, and now Doctor of Education. I’m sharing this not to brag or boast but to look at the different fields represented. Science, humanities, and education. If you would have told […]

February 22 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next?

February 22 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next?

4:53 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next? #faithbites #faithjourney next Setting You are made worthy through God. You are a chosen child of God. The question is what’s next? I know that God loves me and has chosen me, but how do I move forward? I’ve always wondered if I’m following his word and his path. As Christians, it […]

February 17 – Still Waiting To Be Saved?

February 17 – Still Waiting To Be Saved?

4:48 – Still Waiting To Be Saved? #faithbites #faithjourney saved Setting This may sound like a pity party or me being selfish. I often want people to do things for me. I would love for someone to say, “Sol, here is the perfect job for you.” Another is someone just dropping off goodies or doing things for me. In a […]

Feb 8 – Follow Through Is Hard

Feb 8 – Follow Through Is Hard

4:39 – Follow Through Is Hard #faithbites #faithjourney through Setting Here’s something that may shock you, I’m not perfect! I’m far from it. One of my weak points is follow through. I am good at doing things when I have specific tasks but sometimes following through on a commitment is hard. It’s not that I don’t want to do it […]

February 2 – Revising Goals Isn’t Failure

February 2 – Revising Goals Isn’t Failure

4:33 – Revising Goals Isn’t Failure #faithbites #faithjourney revising Setting “I want to be a faculty developer when I grow up.”, said no one ever. I love my job., especially when I see faculty “get it’. Their demeanor changes, they light up and are ready to take on the next challenge. If you asked my 5-year-old self, what I wanted […]

January 29 – I’m Bored, Time For Trouble!

January 29 – I’m Bored, Time For Trouble!

4:29 – I’m Bored, Time For Trouble! #faithbites #faithjourney bored Setting I bet you thought this topic was autobiographical. While it is, in this case, I’m talking about my dog, Spock. He is a corgi and they are known for being very smart. The downside of being smart is if they don’t have a “job” or feel engaged, they get […]

January 21 – Decision Making Is Exhausting

January 21 – Decision Making Is Exhausting

4:21 – Decision Making Is Exhausting #faithbites #faithjourney decision Setting “What’s for dinner?” “Where’s my shoe?” “What color of paint do you want?” When will you offer this training?” “What should I write #faithbites about?” So many questions. So many decisions to be made. Lately, it seems that decision-making is my full-time job. From getting the kids ready for school […]

January 20 – Expanding Opportunities

January 20 – Expanding Opportunities

4:20 – Expanding Opportunities #faithbites #faithjourney expanding Setting In my lifetime I have seen many exciting and dismaying events. Today, I want to focus on those that expanded opportunities. I remember the tearing down of the Berlin Wall and how it expanded opportunities for East Germans and signaled the beginning of the end of the cold war. I saw health […]

January 12 – Having Fun With Work

January 12 – Having Fun With Work

4:12 – Having Fun With Work #faithbites #faithjourney fun Setting Today was a busy day at work, but I did have fun. I was able to facilitate a session for two hours with second-year medical students. While it was hard material for them, it was fun to see them learning, struggling, and working together. It’s one of those moments where […]