Fearless It’s a hot and sunny day. The bright sun beating down on the back of your neck and the sweat dripping from your forehead begs you to inch just a little closer. As you begin to ponder that thought your mind shifts to the deep end of the pool and notices a group of … Continue reading 1-2-3 Jump!
Who is a God like you, who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy. You will again have compassion on us; you will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our iniquities into the depths of the sea. Micah … Continue reading You are Forgiven
“I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.” Romans 15:13 "Confident" There was once a time when confidence wasn't my strong suit. Truth be told, there are still some days where … Continue reading I Am Confident
What does it mean to have favor? I've prayed for favor for myself, for my family, and for friends...when going for a job interview, making an offer on a house, when going into a meeting to present a proposal and many other reasons. According to dictionary.com favor means an attitude of approval or liking. But … Continue reading Undeserved Favor
Are there words that you sometimes use to describe yourself that are not really what God says about you? Like failure, shamed, or unworthy. God says you are blessed, anointed, healed, holy, and chosen. Join us every morning as we write on a few of the names God speaks over us. ~ Breath on Paper BLESSED … Continue reading Blessed
Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: Proverbs 31:28 I have read this verse in all the most read translations and they all essentially read the same, which tells me that the wording must be pretty accurate. This is interesting to me because I find the exact wording … Continue reading SHE WHO LOVES WELL
BLESSED ARE THE MEEK; FOR THEY SHALL INHERIT THE EARTH. Matthew 5:5 As we continue to write our way through the fruit of the spirit, we make our way to meekness, an often misunderstood attribute. People tend to think of meekness as cowardly passivity or weakness. This however is not biblical meekness. Biblical meekness is an … Continue reading Meekness – Not To Be Mistaken For Weakness