For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus. -Romans 2:-23-24 (NIV) If you were to die tonight, would you spend eternity in heaven or hell? This question was asked during a live radio show in … Continue reading Amazing Grace
The seed was sown. And it produced exactly what was intended. The death of a dream.One day I will have a home full of children, I believed long ago, when I was still naive. Both of my parents came from relatively large families, and I was filled with utter joy when we all united on … Continue reading The Birth of Purpose
This is my first memory. Paper doors and warm floors. Deliciously pungent kimchi. A Korean aunt, with hair messily pulled back, quietly busied herself in the kitchen, likely preparing a meal for me. In my memory she’s just a part of the background, because my eyes were fixated on my grandmother. My grandmother lay behind … Continue reading I am Alive
At Breath on Paper we believe that memorizing scripture is one of the best ways to get the Word of God in our hearts. Today we have chosen a verse that reminds us whose we are. I think we can all agree that lately it seems as if there is so much evil in the … Continue reading Breath Day
Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. We'll be back June 12th. So if the Son sets you free, you are free indeed. John 8:36 [WARNING: This blogger is having a rough week. Or it could be hormones. But isn’t that the same thing? Bless you, dear reader, for bearing with … Continue reading Free? What Is This “Free” of which You Speak?
Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: Jesus overcame death and … Continue reading Word & Worship ~ Easter – Resurrecting
Leading up to Easter, especially Good Friday, we will of course be reminded of Christ’s suffering on the cross for our sin. And the sober consideration of Christ’s suffering is usually the focus of communion services, or the Lord’s Supper, because the inaugural communion took place at Jesus’s last Passover meal with his disciples, only … Continue reading Communion, In Light of the Resurrection