Get Familiar With God’s Promises

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Oh Lord, God of Abraham Isaac, and Israel, our fathers, keep forever such purposes and thoughts in the minds of your people, and direct and establish their hearts towards you. 1 Chronicles 29:18 (AMP) You are most confident with things that are familiar to you. When faced with the unknown, our typical emotional response is usually based in fear. For example, most people who walk into a party where they don’t know anyone feel some level of nervousness. If we’re …

Catch A Second Wind

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. Hebrews 12:2 (NKJV) Challenges in life are like marathon races. Every marathon runner knows that physical training is essential, but there’s also a mental aspect to the race. When they reach the point when pain kicks in, it takes mental strength to …

Dig Deep And Get Filled

Leon Fontaine Devoted

This is my command—be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the LORD your God is with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 (NLT) When God told Joshua he was going to lead the Israelites to the Promised Land, He said these words to him four times, “Be strong and courageous.” God knows it’s a struggle for us to choose courage when we’re going through tough times. We often forget that Jesus is with us—actually living inside …