Weather Every Storm With Joy And Peace

Leon Fontaine Devoted

But the fruit of the [Holy] Spirit [the work which His presence within accomplishes] is…joy. Galatians 5:22 (AMPC) We all want to enjoy life; there is nothing wrong that. However, many assume that the only way to enjoy life is to eliminate all problems. It’s not true. As long as you believe that, you won’t know the joy spoken of in Galatians 5:22. When you tie your joy to problems, it causes you to focus on problems. After all, you …

Unbelievable Joy

Leon Fontaine Devoted

I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Romans 15:13(NLT) Many people fall for the lie that happiness is right around the corner—once they land the right job, retire, pay off their mortgage, get married or get divorced. They assume that joy comes from the absence of problems. Unfortunately, problems are a fact of life. If we wait for them all to go away to be happy, …

Wait On God

Leon Fontaine Devoted

But those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31 (NKJV) Do you ever feel used or unappreciated? Many pray, “Lord use me,” and later they feel used. At first, they are excited to be serving others for God but after a period of time their energy seems to run out. Often the reason we struggle …