One our participants wrote this poem as an expression of his process walking away from pornography. He agreed to share it with others to give a window into the battle of those struggling. I like porn.I don’t want to like it though.I am fascinated by porn.But I don’t want to be. Why? I don’t want … Continue reading Porn or Life
The battlefield is in our mind! You’re never going to experience lasting victory over sexual brokenness without addressing the brain.
It felt a lot like the analogy of drowning in the ocean. Every time I would pull myself up and drag myself away from the emotional ties, every time I thought I was finally free of it, that magnetic attraction would sneak up on me like an undertow at the beach, dragging the ground right out from under my feet. It was an exhausting process, one that left me feeling trapped and short of breath.
The song I'm sharing is one I wrote with a dear friend out of a heart of thankfulness and praise to God for the ways he has shown his undeniable love and erased deep strongholds of shame in my life.
In your life, do you ever get the sense that God is allowing something uncomfortable to cause you to come to Him for rest? I certainly do! Sometimes I am fully aware of my need for His rest, and other times, I am busy and clueless of it.
The truth is that God created us with needs and He actually wants us to be aware of what they are and how to meet those needs.