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 […]

July 12 – Search Before You Share

July 12 – Search Before You Share

2:193 – Search Before You Share #faithbites #faithjourney search Have you see headlines like this “Obama removed the citizenship question in 2010”. “Democrats voted to allow illegal aliens to vote in elections”. “Momo is hunting your children online.” The list goes on and all. We share these stories, believe them, then vehemently oppose those who disagree with us. The thing […]

July 11 – Do You Let A Toliet Seat Define You?

July 11 – Do You Let A Toliet Seat Define You?

2:192 – Do You Let A Toliet Seat Define You? #faithbites #faithjourney define Today I had to replace a toliet seat. Pretty simple stuff. I went to the store, took a long time looking at the seats, and bought one. Then, I came home, started to install it and realized I got the wrong one. I needed a round one […]

July 10 – God’s Love: What Is It?

July 10 – God’s Love: What Is It?

2:191 – God’s Love: What Is It?#faithbites #faithjourney love My understanding is of being a Christian means trying to walk in Jesus’s footsteps by believing in God, living by the law, and having faith. While these things seem simple, what does it mean to have God’s Love and how do we show God’s Love? In our scriptures we will look […]

July 9 – Are you open or just sharing the Highlight Reel?

July 9 – Are you open or just sharing the Highlight Reel?

2:190 – Are you open or just sharing the Highlight Reel? #faithbites #faithjourney highlight A new car, a second home, a new pet, a Disney trip, new adventures, happy kids, happy family, dreams coming true. This is what most people share on social media and even in person. This is the highlight reel of their lives. When we view these […]

July 7 – Are You An Advocate?

July 7 – Are You An Advocate?

2:188 – Are You An Advocate? #faithbites #faithjourney advocate What does it mean to be an advocate? The simplest definition is someone who fights on behalf of someone else. I try to fight for others and use my voice. But am I being a true advocate? Am I helping people advance or just using my voice without action. Our church […]

July 6 – Suck It Up, Buttercup!

July 6 – Suck It Up, Buttercup!

2:187 – Suck It Up, Buttercup! #faithbites #faithjourney buttercup Have you ever gone through something hard and someone says “Suck it up, Buttercup” or something to that extent? I had someone say that to me as I am going through caffeine withdrawal. You can look at that in one of two ways. The first is negative. Meaning you are being […]

July 4 – Freedom Reigns

July 4 – Freedom Reigns

2:185 – Freedom Reigns #faithbites #faithjourney freedom Today is the Fourth of July and in the US it means celebrating our birth as a nation and freedom. Many choose to celebrate with pools, BBQs, fireworks, beverages, parades, and more. At our house we celebrated with some pool time, ribs, corn, mashed potatoes, and strawberry shortcake. No fireworks as we were […]