It takes breath to speak words. Genesis 1:3 ~ Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light..." The Breath of God spoke the World into existence. ~ At Breath on Paper we believe memorizing scripture is the best way to get the Word of God in our heart. What is required of us … Continue reading Breath Day
There is something about sacrifice that make a gift more precious. Hand carved wood, a precious antique saved through generations, lovingly tended to give to you. The expensive item you had in mind and never thought you would get. A sacrifice in love means so much more. David, the man after God’s heart, knew this: … Continue reading Desert Rose
I prayed but God didn't help. ~~~ It took us 3 1/2 years to get pregnant. I remember how heartbreaking that was, feeling broken and less of a woman as for 3+ years my belly and arms remained empty. I now know without a doubt that God had a very good reason for not answering our … Continue reading So Where’s God In Our Trials???
I prayed but God didn't help. ~~~ As we conclude another 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting, I find myself reflecting on previous seasons of prayer and fasting. Although, I spend most of my prayer time praying over prayer cards and interceding for others, I do have several recurrent ever present prayer requests for friends … Continue reading In The Waiting Room
I prayed but God didn't help. ~~~ I've been tirelessly praying for a very dearly loved friend for a LONG time. He's been battling some terrible things on his own for even longer than I've been praying about it. I've spent countless nights pleading with God to heal him. I know the only way that … Continue reading Are YOU Ready?
I prayed but God didn't help. ~~~ Psalm 145: 18-19 says, "The Lord is near to all you call on him in truth. He fulfills the desires of those who fear him: he also hears their cry and saves them." Church of the Highlands was founded on the principle of seeking God first. Every January … Continue reading Are You There God?
I prayed but God didn't help ~~~ This week we are writing about when our prayers aren't answered after our 21 days of praying and fasting. It can seem like it was all for nothing; getting up at 5am to be at church before 6am. Praying over others' needs and beseeching God for your own. But … Continue reading Something Better
I had prayed with all my heart for healing. After all, I had personally experienced a miraculous healing from the same disease just five years earlier. I knew He would heal me again. I had faith to believe He would. Didn't He hear? Didn't He care? I don't understand, I prayed to God but He didn't help. … Continue reading I Prayed But God Didn’t Help
Sometimes the enemy attacks us in a pretty direct way. He doesn't walk into our house in physical form and punch us in the face, but there is no doubt that whatever is going on is Satan is trying to bring us down. It is still a battle, no doubt about that, but at least … Continue reading Nothing Will Harm You
This is my third year experiencing Church of the Highlands 21 Days of Prayer. It has been the most incredible growing experience I have had in my life. Nothing quite compares to praying with thousands of people for 21 days. Words can’t express how life changing it has been for me. This year we declared … Continue reading Wisdom for Our Future