It is easy to say you’re going to stop watching porn; but it’s much harder to actually do it. So, with that in mind, here are 8 tips for setting goals and sticking to them, specifically for goals to pursue purity and freedom from sexual sin.
1) Rely on the God’s power, not willpower. I often think I’m a superwoman who can conquer everything on my own. This gets me nowhere, and shows me that I don’t understand the power of the Holy Spirit (see Romans 8:11). When I try to stop watching porn on my own, I fail to use the most powerful weapon at my disposal to achieve my goals: the Holy Spirit.
2) Don’t give up. Jesus doesn’t give up on us, so why do we give up on ourselves? We do this when we give up on his power and don’t believe it can change us. It is very easy to want to give up when you aren’t seeing results or keep messing up, so focus on why you made these goals in the first place. and just keep going.
3) Pray. This is another weapon I have failed to use. I don’t understand …read more
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