Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. For the next few weeks we are taking advantage of this time off, we hope you enjoy revisiting our favorites. We will return June 12th. 2 Corinthians 11:3-4 3 But I fear, lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, so your minds … Continue reading Satan Hisses
"In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God." 2 Corinthians 4:4 I am writing from the book of Ruth on the character of a lost … Continue reading The Light Defeats the Darkness
I remember the first Christmas after I was saved, almost four years ago, when I truly heard the magnificent songs and sounds of the Christmas season for the first time. I had sung these etherial songs my whole life, but until my heart had been opened and made ready to receive His light, they were … Continue reading Noel
Exodus 12:13 "But the blood on your houses will be a sign for your protection. When I see the blood, I will pass over you, says the Lord, Nothing will touch or destroy you.... When the Lord looks at His people, He sees the blood of His Son....a thick mercy covering of protection. When Satan looks … Continue reading The Scarlet Line
Philippians 4:6-7 6 "Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God; You will experience God's peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live..... " To experience The Peace of God … Continue reading The Peace of God
1 John 2:16 "For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world." And the world is Satan's and he is called "prince of this world". DO NOT be naive to this world's tempestuous propositioning of pleasure. Unless … Continue reading The Lust of the Eyes….
"May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed." Psalm 20:4 What drives us emotionally and or physically to do something, to see something come to pass, or to obtain something we demand and want? We, as humans, are all moved by an innate desire of the heart, a … Continue reading Driven By It…..
"Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous--how well I know it." Psalm 139:14 NLT "I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well." Psalm 139:14 ESV As it is written....Wonderfully complex, fearfully and wonderfully made! Those are extremly powerful words that … Continue reading Wonderfully Made, Perfect
"... the LORD sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the LORD looks on the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7 "Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me." Psalm 51:10 The world sees, demands, and promotes outer beauty. But God sees, desires, and promotes something … Continue reading Radiant from Within
1 John 4:4 ...."Greater is HE who is in you (ME) than he is of this world." HE is Jesus! Messiah! HE is Jehovah Nissi! Victorious! HE is Jehovah Shammah! There! HE is Freedom! Blood of The Lamb! "But He was pierced for our rebellion, crushed for our sins. He was beaten so we could be … Continue reading Greater is He, Don’t Look Back