"I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith." 2 Timothy 4:7 Perseverance is steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success. Faith is the complete trust or confidence in someone or something. How do the two of these go together? Funny you should ask, … Continue reading I Will Run
"You are a king, then!" said Pilate. Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. In fact, the reason I was born and came into the world is to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me." "What is truth?" retorted Pilate. John 18:37-38a Living in this age of … Continue reading Breath Day – March 24, 2018
Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. For the next few weeks we will take advantage of a little time off, we hope you enjoy revisiting our favorites. We'll be back June 12th. The clock of life is wound but once, And no man has the power To tell just when the hands … Continue reading The Clock of Life
If you've been following along with us this week, you're familiar with the story of Abigail. David's second wife, only after her first husband suddenly passed away after insulting David by refusing to give him and his men food. His wise and godly wife, our heroine of the week, pacified David's need for revenge by … Continue reading Beginning of Your Breakthrough
Put me in a small plane on a windy day and it's not going to end pretty. When is this going to be over? I thought. I was sweating bullets as the six-seat airplane I was flying in was buffeted by the wind. Sitting in the rear-most seat, I got the brunt of the stomach-turning … Continue reading Holding fast, flying right
I was reading a story of a man who’d arrived at the airport to check in for a flight with his young daughter. He was under the impression that his daughter could fly free, because he’d made the reservation when she was a year old. The attendant at the counter informed him that the airline … Continue reading Decisons Decisions
I imagine she was the woman other women whispered about. The woman no man wanted except for a secret rendezvous on the bed of a dark room. Known for her inconspicuous service and convenient location, Rahab continually justified meeting the needs of multiple men. After all, she was available and it paid the bills. That’s … Continue reading Need a Lifeline?
Now Joseph was well-built and handsome, and after a while his master’s wife took notice of Joseph and said, “Come to bed with me!” …And though she spoke to Joseph day after day, he refused to go to bed with her or even be with her. Genesis 39:6-7, 10 “Many people mistakenly believe that harassment … Continue reading God Is Love
She couldn’t have known so long ago that her story would be included in the Bible, but it is. And I’m sure she didn’t know that her name would be missing from the story, but it is. You see that’s just it. We read the story of Potiphar’s wife today and we don’t typically think … Continue reading What Are You Thinking?
Today we are taking the day to reflect on a few precious verses and a fun song. We're calling it Word & Worship God Has A Time For Everything For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and … Continue reading WORD & WORSHIP – I Have a Plan For You