Dec 16 – It Will Be Worth It In The End

Dec 16 – It Will Be Worth It In The End

3:351 – It Will Be Worth It In The End #faithbites #faithjourney worth Setting If you walked into my house right now, you would say that it is a disaster. My kitchen is being demolished tomorrow. The floor is torn up, everything from the counters, cabinets, and pantry are in my living room, on my dining room table, and in […]

Nov 30 – It’s Ok To Be Sad

Nov 30 – It’s Ok To Be Sad

3:335 – It’s Ok To Be Sad #faithbites #faithjourney sad Setting I’m laying ony bed in pain, listen to music, and helping my daughter with homework. It’s not a bad day but I’m just sad. I have some reasons but just being sad. How often are you sad? Do you try to not be sad when you are? What about […]

Nov 23 – False Prophets

Nov 23 – False Prophets

3:328 – False Prophets #faithbites #faithjourney false God is perfect. Jesus is perfect. Faith is beautiful. Religion is complicated. When I was younger, I thought Judaism was easy because you were orthodox, conservative, or reform. That was it. As an adult, I realize that had a na├»ve understanding of it, and have since learned. As a child, I was very […]

Nov 16 – What Is Your Compassion Index Today?

Nov 16 – What Is Your Compassion Index Today?

3:321 – What Is Your Compassion Index Today? #faithbites #faithjourney Compassion Setting A friend of mine, who isn’t very religious, posted a question on Facebook today that really piqued my interest and has inspired this #faithbites message. His question was, “What is your compassion index today? What have you done to help those around you?” The responses were varied and […]

Nov 15 – Today Is Uncertain. Tomorrow Is With God

Nov 15 – Today Is Uncertain. Tomorrow Is With God

3:320 – Today Is Uncertain. Tomorrow Is With God #faithbites #faithjourney uncertain Setting Elections. Coronavirus. Jobs. Stocks. Food. Relationships. Worship. Lockdown. The outcome of all of these are uncertain. We walk around with uncertainty and it’s hard. It makes us physically, emotionally, financially, and spiritually tired. It’s hard to live with with everything that is uncertain. We have one thing […]

Nov 12 – Like The Fog Has Lifted

Nov 12 – Like The Fog Has Lifted

3:317 – Like The Fog Has Lifted #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadtoEdD fog Setting During a meeting today, a colleague said I looked lighter and happier now that I’ve passed my dissertation defense. While I have submitted yet, I do feel lighter and happier As you know we are big Disney fans in our house and the song “I See The Light” […]

Nov 4 – Exhaustion

Nov 4 – Exhaustion

3:309 – Exhaustion #faithbites #faithjourney exhaustion Setting Today isn’t a good day. I just feel the exhaustion setting in. Maybe it’s the 17 hour day of election judging or COVID – 19 fatigue or election fatigue or dissertation or whatever. Maybe it’s a cold or I’m just feeling weak. Whatever it is, I’m just plain exhausted. I know I’m not […]

Nov 3 – Faith Above All

Nov 3 – Faith Above All

3:308 – Faith Above All #faithbites #faithjourney faith Setting Today is Election day in the United States. So many people are worried about the results. Worried for their future. Some worried about continuing the past and others worried about forging a new future. These worries are real. I worry about tomorrow. I am trying to let it go as I […]