September 10 – Words May Change, but the Message Remains

September 10 – Words May Change, but the Message Remains

253 – Words May Change, but the Message Remains #faithbites #faithjourney #concert message You have all the albums (or for you whipper-snappers, all the downloads). You’ve listened to the songs over and over. You’re prepared to sing along on every song with every word just like it is on the recording. Then it happens, a new word is added or the […]

September 9 – Hold On To These Moments As They Pass

September 9 – Hold On To These Moments As They Pass

252 – Hold On To These Moments as They Pass #faithbites #faithjourney #concert moments Sitting on a grassy hill on an overcast day, music blaring, people singing, lights flashing, and my oldest laying in my lap cuddling. That is a moment I never want to forget. She complete trust me in to keep her warm, to protect her, and to […]

September 8 – 1.21 Gigawatts. A Bolt of Lightning

September 8 – 1.21 Gigawatts. A Bolt of Lightning

251 – 1.21 Gigawatts. A Bolt of Lightning #faithbites #faithjourney Lightning Today is a cloudy, dreary, rainy day in central Illinois. It’s hard to get motivated and have the energy to keep going. When I looked back at this week of #faithbites, many were about getting things done or using the power of God to keep it all together. The one […]

September 6 – You Can Do It

September 6 – You Can Do It

249 – You Can Do It #faithbites #faithjourney Do It As Rob Sneider in the WaterBoy says “You Can Do It”. That is the message of today’s #faithbite. No matter how hard life is, no matter how many things are thrown at you, you can not only survive but thrive. But not alone, you need help. We all do. Today, […]

September 5 – Action Pack Pup or Regular Pup?

September 5 – Action Pack Pup or Regular Pup?

248 – Action Pack Pup or Regular Pup? #faithbites #faithjourney Action “Ready for Action, Ryder Sir”. This is a common refrain on my youngest’s favorite show: Paw Patrol. If you have never watched this cartoon, it’s about six main pups (I didn’t forget about Everest and Tracker) who live with a young adult named Ryder who save Aventure Bay. Each […]

September 4 – I Don’t Like You Either

September 4 – I Don’t Like You Either

247 – I Don’t Like You Either #faithbites #faithjourney like The full dialogue exchange in the title goes something like this: “He doesn’t like you” “I’m sorry” “I don’t like you, either” If don’t recognize this exchange, it’s between Luke Skywalker and Cornelius Evazan in the Mos Eisley Cantina at the beginning of Star Wars. Now, you may ask why […]

September 3 –  Let the Good Times Roll

September 3 – Let the Good Times Roll

246 – Let the Good Times Roll In Case God Doesn’t Show #faithbites #faithjourney Roll Party on Wayne. Party on Garth. Today when I was driving to the grocery story, I was listening to Thnks fr th Mmrs by fall out boy. And yes, that is the actual title which stands for Thanks for the Memories. In the very first verse, they […]

Sept 1 – When Do We Call Each Other Out?

Sept 1 – When Do We Call Each Other Out?

244 – When Do We Call Each Other Out? #faithbites #faithjourney call A few days ago we talked about the corner “preacher” trying to make people change through fear, intimidation, and name-calling. The point of that #faithbite was to share God’s love with everyone and bring them into the family. In other words, you get more flies with honey than […]