Jan 19 – Do You Feel Like A Lost Cause?

Jan 19 – Do You Feel Like A Lost Cause?

3:19 – Do You Feel Like A Lost Cause? #faithbites #faithjourney cause Its gloomy and cold outside. I’m tired and a bit grumpy. Not a bad day per say, but it reminds me of those bad days. A day when everything you do turns out wrong. When no what, you just feel like a lost cause. Guess what? You may […]

Jan 18 – We Are All Teachers

Jan 18 – We Are All Teachers

3:18 – We Are All Teachers #faithbites #faithjourney teachers Today I helped a mom learn how we sell girl scout cookies today. Then my youngest and I built her first Lego set. Now I’m trying to explain patience to her. These are all times when I became a teacher even though professionally I’m not. My eldest says I teach teachers […]

Jan 17 – Listen AND Follow

Jan 17 – Listen AND Follow

3:17 – Listen AND Follow #faithbites #faithjourney listen I was walking the halls of my daughter’s school and saw the scripture verse of the year: Matthew 7:24 – “Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.” While I’ve seen this picture over and over again, today something […]

Jan 12 – Read It For Yourself

Jan 12 – Read It For Yourself

3:12 – Read It For Yourself #faithbites #faithjourney read Do you ever have the problem of finding out what is true or not? Sometimes, someone says something but you don’t know if it’s “honest truth”. Maybe it’s a clickbait headline to get your attention and start a conversation. But is it really what is meant? Today, I had the privilege […]

Jan 7 – Good Enough Is Good Enough

Jan 7 – Good Enough Is Good Enough

3:7 – Good Enough Is Good Enough #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadToEdD enough “The Best dissertation is a done dissertation.” “Good enough for government work.” “At least it’s done and over with.” I’ve said these and countless other sayings over the year. Sometimes, work is just hard. It’s not perfect and never will be perfect. We can strive for perfection in everything […]

Jan 6 – Dfferences Bring Strength

Jan 6 – Dfferences Bring Strength

3:6 – Differences Bring Strength. #faithbites #faithjourney differences Sometimes we focus so much on how different we are from one another that we forget how much in common we have. As I dig deeper into my faith, and the faith of others, I see so many similarities. I also see differences that can make us stronger. Maybe it’s approaches to […]

Jan 3 – FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out

Jan 3 – FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out

3:3 – FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out #faithbites #faithjourney FOMO Do you ever do something, just o you don’t miss out? Tonight, we drove to Iowa so we wouldn’t miss my family’s Christmas, and I sat by the pool even though I was in pain and couldn’t swin. I had FOMO. I want to be there for everything. Is it […]