Sep 21 – God’s Law or Man’s Law?

Sep 21 – God’s Law or Man’s Law?

3:265 – God’s Law or Man’s Law? #faithbites #faithjourney law Setting My heart hurts as an American Christian. I know what the bible says and I know that our laws don’t match. I also know that we have no national religion and have many brothers and sisters from all walks of life. Heck, even if we were a national Christian […]

Sep 17 – I Don’t Understand

Sep 17 – I Don’t Understand

3:261 – I Don’t Understand #faithbites #faithjourney understand There are many things in life I don’t understand. For instance, I was facilitating a case on women’s health for work. I don’t know what it’s like to be a woman. I can’t relate. Likewise, I don’t know what it’s like to be black on America. The only thing I do understand […]

Sep 8 – Intolerance

Sep 8 – Intolerance

3:252 – Intolerance #faithbites #faithjourney intolerance Setting Yesterday in a heated debate, I, along with my friends, was called intolerant. That being tolerant means accepting all beliefs and all opinions. I wanted to dive a bit deeper into what intolerance means and how we, as children of God, should behave? Intolerance is defined as “unwillingness to accept views, beliefs, or […]

Sep 6 – Agape Love

Sep 6 – Agape Love

3:250 – Agape Love #faithbites #faithjourney #NeverStopLearning #NewWord Agape I love learning new words. Sometimes these are words I’ve never heard, other times it’s in a new context. Regardless of where I learned them, I like to look up the definition and share it with others. Today’s word is form our sermon today: Agape. This is from ancient Greek and […]

Aug 31 – Love Is More Important Than Being Right

Aug 31 – Love Is More Important Than Being Right

3:244 – Love Is More Important Than Being Right #faithbites #faithjourney important Setting In the past month, I’ve done better in not reading and commenting on many Facebook posts. I just don’t have the energy to get into the debates when people don’t want to learn, grow, and understand. As we get closer to the election, I see the vitriol […]

Aug 19 – Every New Beginning

Aug 19 – Every New Beginning

3:232 – Every New Beginning #faithbites #faithjourney new Setting As we left our first-grade orientation, my youngest told me again that she was nervous. We talked about it and while she was excited, she was nervous as to what to expect. There wouldn’t be any more rest time, more homework, and more change.  A new beginning. At work, we are […]

Aug 8 – I Don’t Have Control

Aug 8 – I Don’t Have Control

3:222 – I Don’t Have Control #faithbites #faithjourney control Setting “Are the kids going to school online or in-person?” “What is going on with my job?” “What is going on with this virus?” “I don’t know who to believe.” Have you said any of these things? Are you feeling completely out of control? I know I am. This world is […]

Aug 3 – Touch Isn’t Optional

Aug 3 – Touch Isn’t Optional

3:216 – Touch Isn’t Optional #faithbites #faithjourney touch Setting Last night I had a dream that I was full body-hugging someone as she needed comfort. In my head, I was worried about getting her sick with COVID-19 or something else. When I woke up, I wondered what life will be like after the Pandemic. When will we go back to […]