Sep 25 – Your Front Door Is The Church’s Front Door

Sep 25 – Your Front Door Is The Church’s Front Door

3:270 – Your Front Door Is The Church’s Front Door #faithbites #faithjourney front #pli Setting What do you think of when you think of church? Most people thing of a building they go on Sunday and worship for an hour or so, then go back to their lives. Times are changing. More and more people are unchurched or dechurched. They […]

Sep 14 – Stop Complicating Things!

Sep 14 – Stop Complicating Things!

3:259 – Stop Complicating Things! #faithbites #faithjourney complicating Setting We often say life is hard. People are hard to get along with. There is too much to do. Things are just plain too complicated. Heck, we even make believing in God complicated. Then once in a while, God steps in to make you realize it shouldn’t be that complicated. Today, […]

Aug 25 – It Takes A Village

Aug 25 – It Takes A Village

3:238 – It Takes A Village #faithbites #faithjourney village Tonight I was leading workshop for clinicians and let’s just say one of the “joys” of working from home happened: Child meltdown. I couldn’t hear myself speak and was unable to continue. Without missing a beat, one of my colleagues was able to jump in and continue where I left off. […]

Aug 23 – Helping the Oppressed Doesn’t Take Away From You

Aug 23 – Helping the Oppressed Doesn’t Take Away From You

3:236 – Helping the Oppressed Doesn’t Take Away From You #faithbites #faithjourney oppressed Sometimes the Sunday sermon is ho-hum. It’s a lesson we have heard before but need to hear again. Other days it’s good and we get something out of it. Then there are special days like today, when they hit a nerve. Today’s was how do we as […]

Aug 22 – Turn It Over To God AND Work!

Aug 22 – Turn It Over To God AND Work!

3:325 – Turn It Over To God AND Work! #faithbites #faithjourney over Setting I often feel lost in life. Am I a good person, a good father, a good husband? Am I doing what I’m supposed to? Would God like what I’m doing? Many, myself included, say to not worry about it and turn it over to God. While that […]

Aug 21 – Putting On Your Mask First

Aug 21 – Putting On Your Mask First

3:234 – Putting On Your Mask First #faithbites #faithjourney mask Setting I know the title may make you think that this has to do with masks and Coronavirus, but it doesn’t. The mask, we are talking about is the mask on the airplane. During all safety briefings, they tell you to put on your mask before helping others put on […]

Aug 17 – Is Your But Getting In The Way?

Aug 17 – Is Your But Getting In The Way?

3:230 – Is Your But Getting In the Way? #faithbites #faithjourney but Setting “I like this dinner, but the veggies are too salty”. “Our country is good but it has too many problems.”. “This movie was good but the lead actor can’t act.” “Daddy, I like this slushy but there is too much cherry to the coke” (Yes, that one […]

Aug 6 – Keeping it Simple

Aug 6 – Keeping it Simple

3:219 – Keeping It Simple #faithbites #faithjourney simple Setting My tank is empty today. Work was challenging, and then all the daily factors of life make me just tired. Not mad or upset, just tired. I was trying to think about what to write for today’s #faithbites but I kept coming up blank. Then it hit me, just keep it […]