August 8 – I’m Still Searching and That’s Ok!

August 8 – I’m Still Searching and That’s Ok!

2:220 – I’m Still Searching And That’s Ok! #faithbites #faithjourney searching Today, I had the privilege of sharing my #faithjourney and my Jewish background with the Women’s Aid group at Church. We talked about everything from growing up in synagogue to today. While I was asked many difficult and deep questions, the one that stuck with me is: Are You […]

August 3 – To Serve Others

August 3 – To Serve Others

2:215 – To Serve Others #faithbites #faithjourney serve Tonight we were discussing how we behave when we get angry. Cece says she shuts down. I get mad then I shut down. I told her the things that get me most angry is when people don’t do what I suspect them to do and when they don’t provide the service they […]

July 28 – The Storms May Slow You Down But….

July 28 – The Storms May Slow You Down But….

2:209 – The Storms May Slow You Down But…. #faithbites #faithjourney storms #DisneyDreaming Today was a hot day at Magic Kingdom, until the sky unleashed a downpour. It went from bone dry to flooding in minutes. We ran across the park and got on our bus to the hotel. The driver said it may be slower because of the weather. […]

July 20 – Burnout Is Real

July 20 – Burnout Is Real

2:201 – Burnout Is Real #faithbites #faithjourne Burnout Work, home, kids, school, volunteerism, and life can wear on you. Even those who “have it good”, get burned out. Those who know me, know me as an engaged helpful energetic person. Those traits come with a price: Extreme amounts of energy are needed. And while I may recharge fast, not having […]

July 16 – But She Did It First!

July 16 – But She Did It First!

2:197 – But She Did It First! #faithbites #faithjourney first “Dad, sissy hit me.” Why did she hit you? Then from across the room, “She hit me first, daddy”. Have you had this situation or similar? They did something bad to you, so you did it back to them? Or the response from many parents “If all your friends jumped […]

July 15 – Our Speech Reflects Our Faith

July 15 – Our Speech Reflects Our Faith

2:196 – Our Speech Reflects Our Faith #faithbites #faithjourney speech Every day we show who we are by what we say and what we do. When you speak, does your faith come through? Our culture is filled with divisive rhetoric. From our President and representatives to our entertainers and our friends and family. Add to that the instantness of social […]

July 14 – Life Is Like The Oregon Trail

July 14 – Life Is Like The Oregon Trail

2:195 – Life If Like The Oregon Trail #faithbites #faithjourney trail (This #faithbites idea brought to you by Cecilia Roberts-Lieb) “You have died of Dysentery.” This simple sentence brings back memories of anyone who played the Oregon Trail computer game in the late 80s/ early 90s. The plot of the game is simple, get from Missouri to Oregon alive. The […]

July 13 – Do As Your Father Told You To

July 13 – Do As Your Father Told You To

2:194 – Do As Your Father Told You To #faithbites #faithjourney father “Go to bed.” “Go to the Bathroom.” “Shut the door.”. “Leave that alone.” “Get in the car.” “Get out of the car”. “Knock it off.”. If you are a parent or have been around little humans, you have said these phrases over and over again. Today was one […]