Feb 28 – Beyond Damascus: Now We Live For Christ

Feb 28 – Beyond Damascus: Now We Live For Christ

4:59 – Beyond Damascus: Now We Live For Christ #faithbites #faithjourney Damascus Setting Last night while waiting in the drive-thru for ice cream, I turned on our Christian radio station and heard a program that was new to me: Beyond Damascus. This is a Catholic radio program that “brings young adults the life-changing testimonies of ordinary people that launch them […]

February 27 – Frustrated: Where Is the Gray?

February 27 – Frustrated: Where Is the Gray?

4:58 – Frustrated: Where Is the Gray? #faithbites #faithjourney frustrated Setting Today I am frustrated. Here are just a few: my kitchen remodel has been going on since September and there are still errors. What I thought was a simple upgrade to my 3D printer has me tearing it apart, fighting with stripped screws, and ordering replacement parts Then, so […]

February 25 – Different Paths, One Destination

February 25 – Different Paths, One Destination

4:56 – Different Paths, One Destination #faithbites #faithjourney paths Setting During my morning shower, I was reflecting on the different degrees I have earned: Bachelor of Science, Masters of Arts, and now Doctor of Education. I’m sharing this not to brag or boast but to look at the different fields represented. Science, humanities, and education. If you would have told […]

February 24 – Sing It, Feel It

February 24 – Sing It, Feel It

4:55 – Sing It, Feel It #faithbites #faithjourney feel Setting Today my eldest’s class presented the chapel message for her school. I struggled during the beginning to stay focused watching it online and not multitask. The first song was Lord I Lift Your Name On High, by MercyMe. I started just looking at the words on the screen and wasn’t […]

Feb 23 – Are You Becoming Desensitized?

Feb 23 – Are You Becoming Desensitized?

4:54 – Are You Becoming Desensitized? #faithbites #faithjourney desensitized Setting Some days you just feel meh and others you are doing well. I was surfing Facebook and just get scrolling. It didn’t matter if someone was sharing a heartfelt experience or a funny meme or anything, it just seemed to blur together. The text on the screen didn’t evoke any […]

February 22 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next?

February 22 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next?

4:53 – Your Identity is Given, What’s Next? #faithbites #faithjourney next Setting You are made worthy through God. You are a chosen child of God. The question is what’s next? I know that God loves me and has chosen me, but how do I move forward? I’ve always wondered if I’m following his word and his path. As Christians, it […]

February 21 – You Are Made Worthy Through Christ

February 21 – You Are Made Worthy Through Christ

4:52 – You Are Made Worthy Through Christ #faithbites #faithjourney worthy Setting Sometimes #faithbites is inspired by my feelings, sometimes a scripture, and sometimes, like today a picture. Today, my friend, posted the picture that we are using here. Before we dive in, YOU ARE WORTHY. If you are like me, you may not feel like that from time to […]

February 20 – Keep Fighting For The Truth

February 20 – Keep Fighting For The Truth

4:51 – Keep Fighting For The truth #faithbites #faithjourney #fighting Setting Today’s, verse of the day is Matthew 5:6 which says, “God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice, for they will be satisfied.” Sometimes life is easy, other times, it isn’t. I’ve been a bit down with personal pain and the pain of things going on in the […]

February 19 – Lions and Lambs: God’s Chosen

February 19 – Lions and Lambs: God’s Chosen

4:50 – Lion and Lambs: God’s Chosen. #faithbites #faithjourney lion Setting In Round Here, by the Counting Crows, they say we all talk like lions but sacrifice like lambs. The new testament often calls Jesus our shepard and we are his sheep. And yet, we look at the Lion as a sign of strength and the sheep as a sign […]

February 18 – Perseverance Matters! Keep Going

February 18 – Perseverance Matters! Keep Going

4:49 – Perseverance Matters! Keep Going! #faithbites #faithjourney perseverance Setting After 9 months and 127 million miles, the Mars Perseverance rover has landed. I can’t imagine the work, determination, and perseverance it takes to design, build, test, fly, land, and now operate a car-sized rover on another planet. The hours, blood, sweat, tears, frustrations, and teamwork that is needed to […]