February 15 – Better Than Expected But Not As Fast As I Want

February 15 – Better Than Expected But Not As Fast As I Want

2:46 – Better Than Expected But Not As Fast As I Want #faithbites #faithjourney expected Recovering from surgery is rough. It doesn’t matter how minor it is or how major, it’s a long road and just kinda sucks some days. People ask me how I’m doing. My response has been “Better Than Expected But Not As Fast As I Want”. […]

January 25 – You Belong Here. You Have a Place Here.

January 25 – You Belong Here. You Have a Place Here.

2:25 – You Belong Here. You Have a Place Here. #faithbites #faithjourney place In my career, I have always been the person helping the people do things. I’ve very rarely considered myself the doer. Be it supporting online teaching, supporting teachers, helping leaders, advising students, I have always been the one to help. When I worked in Corporate America, I […]

January 14 – My Day Sucks More Than Yours

January 14 – My Day Sucks More Than Yours

2:14 – My Day Sucks More Than Yours #faithbites #faithjourney sucks Today was not a good day. The kids were grumping, my knee was hurting, I had to shovel more snow, the campus was icy, the elevators in my building weren’t working, my network on my computer wasn’t working, people were grumpy to me. It was a pretty sucky day. […]

January 13 – I am… Baptized. Connected. Flawless.

January 13 – I am… Baptized. Connected. Flawless.

2:13 – I am…Baptized. Connected. Flawless. #faithbites #faithjourney baptized When I was younger I thought that getting baptized was getting some water on your head, or dunked depending on your church. I thought it was a symbol of the church that you were part of the church. When I learned more about the church, I learned that being baptized was […]

January 11 – Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse

January 11 – Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse

2:11 – Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse #faithbites #faithjourney Milhouse When some of you read the title of this faithbite you got it right away. Other’s thought, “Who the heck is Milhouse”. Well he’s a character on the Simpsons. In one episode he credited his flood pants for keeping his cuffs bone dry. It has since come to mean that everything […]

January 3 – Be a Becky

January 3 – Be a Becky

2:3 – Be a Becky #faithbites #faithjourney Becky Today a church friend of mine passed away. It was unexpected and I hope that everyone keeps her and her family in their prayers. To quote one of our Pastors “I’m grateful death doesn’t have the final word!”. I couldn’t agree more. But today’s faithbite isn’t about death, it’s about life. We […]

December 16 – What’s in Your Toolbox for Getting People to Do Things?

December 16 – What’s in Your Toolbox for Getting People to Do Things?

350 – Whats in Your Toolbox for Getting People to Do Things? #faithbites #faithjourney toolbox In between church services this morning, my eldest was a greeter for people coming into church. I could tell she didn’t want to do it as she was tired from being up early to sing. She was moping around, playing with her Girl Scout vest, […]

December 5 – What should I wear to Church?

December 5 – What should I wear to Church?

339 – What should I wear to church? #faithbites #faithjourney church Before we get started, some days I have an idea for a #faithbite and then something else changes it. Today is unique in that the idea I had was supported by another message later in the morning. God is pretty awesome. And now, onto Faithbites. Sunday morning is sometimes […]