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 […]

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 […]

July 28 – It’s Too Much

July 28 – It’s Too Much

3:210 – It’s Too Much #faithbites #faithjourney much Ever have a day when it is just too much? Nothing but, just a million little things. That’s what today was. Still stressed about a family situation, the kids, work, arranging my office, not feeling well, kids that won’t be quiet, food prep, etc etc. Nothing to really complain about but just […]

July 25 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels

July 25 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels

3:207 – Daddy, I Can’t Reach The Towels #faithbites #faithjourney reach Setting For as long as my youngest has been showering herself, she always forgets to get a towel. Then she asks me to get one for her. I then tell her she can get it from the closet. To which she responds, she can’t reach it. This story has […]

July 14 – Faith Bubbling

July 14 – Faith Bubbling

3:196 – Faith Bubbling #faithbites #faithjourney bubbling Setting All of us are all too familiar with the concept of social distancing. We need to stay at least 6 feet away from people. We’ve seen videos of people talking through the glass, standing on opposite sides of the room, and the all too common Zoom call. Have you heard of social […]