August 27

Walk Out Your Potential

Leon Fontaine Devoted

For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn among many brethren. Romans 8:29 (NKJV) Within every one of us is
a desire to change. We
can change by beginning to
think and act more like God.
Our verse today teaches us that God planned this. He planned for you to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many. So if you’ve given your life to Jesus, you can develop a strong desire to not only act like God morally, but also to …

August 26

Change Your Desires Easily

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Knowing this, that our old man was crucified with Him, that the body of sin might be done away with, that we should no longer be slaves of sin. For he who has died has been freed from sin. Romans 6:6–7 (NKJV) Yesterday we talked about your power to overcome bad habits, temptations and addictions. According to 1 John 4:17, we believers are like Jesus
in this world, which means we
can overcome anything that threatens to limit us or take us down. We also discussed the key to walking in that freedom: getting the beliefs contained in God’s Word established in …

August 25

Like Jesus

Leon Fontaine Devoted

And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. John 8:32 (NKJV) Did you know that you can
 be like Jesus?
“As He is, so are we in this
world” (1 John 4:17, NKJV), and not just when it comes to our right standing with God or our ability to see the miraculous. We are like Jesus when it comes to being empowered to have victory over temptation. If you’re struggling to break a habit, you need this realization! If you rely on willpower alone, that’s not enough. You may be able to stop yourself from doing something, but …