The fact is, our eyes and a discipline of them, can make a massive difference in our ability to be positioned for success. Not to mention, objectification vilifies your view of the opposite sex and is very disrespectful.
So, unless you’ve moved under a rock, you can’t help but to notice that we are living in a day where sex is used to promote and sell almost anything. With the physical and sexual exploitation of humanity in media, social media, and film, it becomes necessary for believers to become honest about the state of these times and strategic within them. FACT: I don’t care how long you’ve been in your relationship with God, no one is immune to falling victim to objectification and it's unchecked desires. This past weekend, I attended a men's conference and this topic was a rare inclusions within our discussions; furthermore, it was also a very important and in-depth moment of group share. .
Are you striving to remain committed to morality? Are you consistently failing? Have you been struggling with an illicit longing to compromise your sanctity? If you are, then you have to become aware of your vulnerability to the enemy and you must become connected, prayerful, and disciplined with your Savior. For anyone who’s in the midst of such a challenging time, I’ve comprised this list of 5 simple and serious resolves to aid you in your fight against the temptation of sexual immorality.
Finally, know that accountability and transparency is a MUST! This is without a doubt; after all, no one can make it alone (cf. Proverbs 27:17). We are all in need of some measure of accountability and restoration (cf. James 5:16).
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Kevin D. Jones, Sr.
Kevin D. Jones, Sr.
I'm just an imperfect guy, serving a Perfect God, and doing my best to share Him with everyone I can.