Living Lust Free: Accountability

Here is the devotional: From the beginning of my more than thirty years in counseling men who are trying to overcome lust, I have used this tip because it gives men the highest likelihood of becoming lust-free: Make a phone call. This principle has two applications. The first application is to call another man every… Continue reading Living Lust Free: Accountability

Living Lust Free: Combating Lust With Scripture

Here is the devotional: When you believe a scripture, lust has no strength against it. Scripture does to lust what kryptonite does to Superman. It weakens the grip of lust on your mind and can make it quickly flee from your heart. Remember, lust is your flesh. The Word of God can kill your flesh… Continue reading Living Lust Free: Combating Lust With Scripture

Dear Struggling Friend

Dear friend, Are you hurting right now? Are you sitting with your head tucked between your knees, crying in shame because you have given in to temptation? Are you lying in bed with a stained pillow from the tears being shed as you try to figure out what in the world is going on? You… Continue reading Dear Struggling Friend

Yes, You Really Can Change: How Do You Know If You Are Really Changing?

Here is the devotional: We’ve been talking a lot about transforming. How do we know if we’ve been successful?The point of growing into a mature follower of Christ isn’t just to check off a box marked “done.” The goal is to truly become Christ-like: to not just act like a Christian but to be one.… Continue reading Yes, You Really Can Change: How Do You Know If You Are Really Changing?

Yes, You Really Can Change: Why Is It Impossible To Grow Alone

Here is the devotional: Maybe by now you’ve caught the vision that transformation is not a solo act. Changing your attitudes and actions all by yourself is not only not ineffective, but also not biblical.Think of your new life in Christ as a renovation project. No one starts demolition without first settling on plans and… Continue reading Yes, You Really Can Change: Why Is It Impossible To Grow Alone