The Best Free Gift That Can’t Be Earned

Leon Fontaine Devoted

God saved you by his grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God. Salvation is not a reward for the good things we have done, so none of us can boast about it. Ephesians 2:8-9 (NLT) All too often, we as believers struggle to comprehend that we can’t earn our salvation through works. Legalistic, rule-fixated Christianity often teaches that we need to earn salvation and God’s blessings by trying to be …

When You Look, What do You See?

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Then he placed these peeled branches in the watering troughs where the flocks came to drink, for that was where they mated. And when they mated in front of the white-streaked branches, they gave birth to young that were streaked, speckled, and spotted. Genesis 30:38-39 (NLT) I want to talk about a story that will forever change the way you look at problems. Genesis 30:30-43 tells the  story of how God helped Jacob overcome a significant problem in his life: …

Speak to Your Future

Leon Fontaine Devoted

“In this manner, therefore, pray: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” Matthew 6:8 (NKJV) When Jesus died and rose again, He made it possible for us to become members of the Kingdom of God, and in that Kingdom, all of His promises and blessings are ours. The world likes to say, “You can’t have your cake and eat it too”, which is really saying …