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. Such love has no fear, because perfect love expels all fear. If we are afraid, it is for fear of … Continue reading THEN YOU BECOME REAL
I started to write a new post for my Christmas devotion, but as I did, I found that my heart's message was still the same as the one I wrote last year. I pray it still ministers to the hearts of our readers. My heart is so full as I read the verse above, and … Continue reading He Left Perfection For Love
For those of us who have experienced loss, whether it be the loss of a loved one, job, end of a relationship or even health, Christmas can be the most miserable time of year. You live in the emotions of Christmas past and lose the joy of Christmas present. I know first hand the painful … Continue reading Love Came Down
A beautiful starlit night with a fresh blanket of snow ... the Magi, bearing gifts, peering over the shoulders of Mary and Joseph to see the new baby ... and the mother who had just given birth sitting next to the newborn, with every hair in place and looking not the least bit distressed ... … Continue reading He Wants Your Heart
I feel suffocated, absolutely overwhelmed. Not because I'm trapped in an elevator, or because of the stuffy humid air in Alabama, and not even because I'm stuffed under all my blankets trying to ignore the overbearing weight of my responsibilities. I'm suffocated by media, I'm overwhelmed because when I try to escape my own thoughts … Continue reading Beauty is MORE than skin deep..
Such love has no fear, because perfect love expels all fear. If we are afraid, it is for fear of punishment, and this shows that we have not fully experienced his perfect love. We love each other because he loved us first. 1 John 4:18-19 If you have been following Breath On Paper, you know that we are … Continue reading THEN YOU BECOME REAL
The Proverbs 31 woman is definitely a planner who anticipates and meets all the needs of her household and wants the very best for them. When it snows she has no fear because all of her household are clothed in scarlet. She makes sure they are clothed with the warmest clothing possible for the cold winter. When … Continue reading She Has No Fear
“If we are unfaithful, he remains faithful, for he cannot deny who he is.” 2 Timothy 2:13 My family has been in a long season of waiting on the Lord. I would think almost every person is in a similar season, or they just came out of one, and if neither, then they’re about … Continue reading He’s Faithful Even If I’m Not
True kindness, is loving your neighbor as you love yourself. This is our ultimate call to inherit eternal life.
"And I will give you a new heart, and a new spirit I will put in you. And I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh and give you a heart of flesh." Ezekiel 36:26 In the past, compassion and kindness toward others was not something I was comfortable expressing. It’s not that … Continue reading Heart of Stone, Heart of Flesh