Several years ago, I was in a small group studying leadership communications. One of the exercises centered on speaking about one word for one minute with no preparation. My word was grace and I was the first to speak. My diatribe went from the name you jokingly call someone who trips a lot, to my … Continue reading You Take My Breath Away
My husband and I once took a ballroom dancing class with a group. It wasn’t quite as I had expected. During the very first day, our instructor dashed my hopes of competing on Dancing with the Stars and scoring perfect 10s at the end of our sessions. I didn’t take it personally because we hadn’t … Continue reading Rhythm of Grace
“Teacher,” they said to Jesus, “this woman was caught in the act of adultery. The law of Moses says to stone her. What do you say?” John 8:4-5 It goes without saying we have all been “caught” in our sins. I could easily insert my name in this verse. I may not … Continue reading Caught In The Act
As I was standing at his bedside holding his hand, I spoke words of encouragement. It would be a short time before he would shed his earthly body and rid himself of the darkness which had cloaked him his entire life.
Happy Sunday, BoP readers! For the last month the writers have been on a break, therefore sharing BoP favorites during the sabbatical. Tomorrow we will resume new daily posts. This semester we will be writing on words of the Spirit each week and will begin each week with a Word & Worship inspired by the … Continue reading Word & Worship – Grace to Grace
Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. We'll be back June 12th. Luke 17:32 Remember what happened to Lot’s wife! 33 If you cling to your life, you will lose it, and if you let your life go, you will save it. Ever had a moment when you revisited an old … Continue reading Let This Be A Lesson To You
Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. We'll be back June 12th. "I have loved you even as the Father has loved me. Remain in my love." John 15:9 As I sit here writing, I'm recalling conversations I've had over the last week with a few friends, each that are walking through … Continue reading Remain In His Love