Today we welcome Amber Edwards to Breath on Paper & Guest Writer Week. As with many others, possibly you, a new year always seems to make me think about how I can do things differently … how I can be a better mother, wife, friend … serve the Lord more … help others more and so on … Continue reading Do Unto Others…
Today we welcome Jan Monski to Breath on Paper and Guest Writer Week. “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things.” (Phil. 4:8) As a new Christian, all I wanted was to … Continue reading PEACE
Welcome Amy Cosby to Breath on Paper We have set aside this week to invite guest writers to join our blog. The topic was Favorite Verse or Favorite Worship Song. I hope you will enjoy these amazing writers and take a moment to leave them a message of encouragement below. "For I know the plans I have … Continue reading Thy Will Be Done
I thought about Ruth, I began to wonder what would make her, unlike Orpah, stay with Naomi. Steeped in her own pain and unfulfilled dreams, after the loss of her husband, Ruth was still “all in” when it came to sticking with her mother-in-law. What would make her willing to leave Moab, where they served the god, … Continue reading What Made Her Do It?
"Don't you dare make me a 49-year-old widow," I told my husband. "I won't," he weakly replied. Like I possessed the power to force him not to and he had the power to defy God. Six weeks later, I was exactly that ... a widow. God didn't even give me the chance to get used to … Continue reading God Won – Satan Zero
"But Ruth replied, “Don’t urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God." Ruth 1:16 Writing on Ruth has proven to be more difficult than I imagined. After all, … Continue reading A Modern Day Ruth
“For I know the plans I have for you,” says the LORD. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11 There's so much of my own story in the few pages of Ruth. I have been so blessed to be on the receiving end of both Naomi's & Ruth's … Continue reading Berith Merea