Sep 7 – Bearing False Witness

Sep 7 – Bearing False Witness

3:251 – Bearing False Witness #faithbites #faithjourney false Setting I was debating politics with someone, and they brought up how can we as Christian men, bear false witness. It is a concept I was only marginally familiar with, so I figured we could all learn together. We throw around so many terms and ideas, it’s important to understand what they […]

May 9 – They Are Lazy!

May 9 – They Are Lazy!

3:130 – They Are Lazy! #faithbites #faithjourney lazy Yesterday I posted a meme about shopping carts and the “obligation” to out them back when you are done. One person said they do it almost every time and the one time they didn’t, because of mitigating circumstances, they were ridiculed. Another said he goes out of his way to get rogue […]

Feb 5 – Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right

Feb 5 – Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right

3:36 – Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right #faithbites #faithjourney wrongs Sometimes a microcosm of the world shows up in your own world. Tonight, my youngest told me she and her best friend weren’t friends anymore. I asked her why, and she said her friend didn’t want to be friends because my daughter colored in her friend’s book. Then, I […]

Jan 6 – Dfferences Bring Strength

Jan 6 – Dfferences Bring Strength

3:6 – Differences Bring Strength. #faithbites #faithjourney differences Sometimes we focus so much on how different we are from one another that we forget how much in common we have. As I dig deeper into my faith, and the faith of others, I see so many similarities. I also see differences that can make us stronger. Maybe it’s approaches to […]

March 18 – Beards

March 18 – Beards

2:77 – Beards #faithbites #faithjourney beards Fair warning, this isn’t one of your normal #faithbites. This isn’t a deep introspective look at the soul. This is more fun. I’ve haven’t been shaving in a while, part because of being lazy, part because of the surgery, and part, well, I wanted to see what happened. So today my kids and spouse […]

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 […]

October 6 – The Leaders We Deserve?

October 6 – The Leaders We Deserve?

279 – The Leaders We Deserve? #faithbites #faithjourney Leaders A new Supreme Court Justice confirmed. In 30 days we will vote for local, state, and national representatives. 758 days from now we will elect our next president. In between those formal elections, we will make numerous appointments to leadership positions. But what does our selection of leaders say about us? […]

September 24 – Trust but Verify

September 24 – Trust but Verify

267 – Trust But Verify #faithbites #faithjourney verify A slight warning before we start today. This topic has a potential trigger warning as it talks about sexual allegations and truth. And now, onto faithbites. “He said, she said”. “He was just a kid”. “How do we know what happened 30 years ago?”. “No man is safe if women can accuse¬†men […]