God Works Best With Moving Targets

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Now someone may argue, “Some people have faith; others have good deeds.” But I say, “How can you show me your faith if you don’t have good deeds? I will show you my faith by my good deeds.” James 2:18 (NLT) The easiest way to ensure you will not miss your destiny is to keep moving forward. God wants you to dream big, but He also wants you to take action. If your dream is to start your own business, …

One Part Faith: One Part Work

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Just as the body is dead without breath, so also faith is dead without good works. James 2:26 (NLT) Faith and work are not mutually exclusive. Some think they can believe their way into a good life. They believe that God will take care of their marriage and kids. He will put food on the table and ensure that everything in life works out. If they have prayed, working at a solution would mean they have stopped believing God for …

God Wants The Real Deal

Leon Fontaine Devoted

O Lord, how long will you forget me? Forever? How long will you look the other way? Psalm 13:1 (NLT) We wear masks around others to protect ourselves from criticism and rejection. We are careful to hide our vulnerabilities. We even struggle to let our guard down in our closest relationships for fear of getting hurt. But we do not have to fear anything with God. You can tell God about your fears, frustrations, anger and disappointments. The emotions you …