Category Archives: Addiction

What Do You Believe About the Meaning of Life?

What if you were a plant, what would you be?

Why not flowers?  They are so beautiful.

As you sink deeper and deeper into the meaning of the following poem, you may discover purpose; an escape from porn addiction.

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Death. Life.

Few days; much trouble

Flowers withering away

Like fleeting shadows

At least, trees have hope; cut down

Stump dies; scent of water; buds

 Jot down the poem on scrap paper and look at it throughout the day.

Ponder the words of hope.

Meditation

Job 14:1 – 14

Thank you,

Dale Criswell

P.S. How did the scripture in Job affect you?

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Addiction Recovery: Cautious Envy; Affectionate Peace; Proverbs 14:30

 

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Peaceful mountain stream flows through lush forest , Doi Inthanon National Park Thailand

 

Peace Offers a Host of High Energy Emotions.

What does pornography offer you?

Long-term emotions, what Low Energy Emotions Does  pornography deluge you?

Proverbs 14:30  New International Version (NIV)

30 A heart at peace gives life to the body,
    but envy rots the bones.

Peace comes to those who find recovery from addiction.

Thanks,

Dale

Pornography: 50% or More of Christian Men View Porn Once a Month

And now as you feel these feelings, you experience going through stages of behavioral change.  You see your desires working for you.

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More than 50% of Christian men look at porn once a month.

Sexual cravings

Porn addict’s appetite

Pleasure draws him to

Hunger drives him on

His appetite works for him

Satisfaction rules

 Unsatisfied need

His desire longs for pleasure

Pain fills his being

He yearns after peace

God satisfies his longing

He finds liberty

Meditation

Proverbs 16:26

26 He that laboureth,

laboureth for himself;

for his mouth craveth it of him.

Thanks,

Dale

Porn Addict: Finding the Present Moment

Experiencing God is like sleep;

waking up is

not forgetting.

Peace

Joyful

Enlighten

Contemplation

Calm

By D. R. Criswell

Meditation

Psalm 145:8, 9

The Lord is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy.

The Lord is good to all: and his tender mercies are over all his works.

(King James Version) public domain

Thanks,

Dale

Feeding Pornography: STOP and Ask Yourself The Following Question…?

Why am I feeling so frustrated?

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I wrote goals.

I plotted a strategy.

I implement an action plan.

However, what was missing? … life purpose.

Not having meaning, frustration fed my pornography addiction.

I asked God to shape the direction of my heart.

” A man’s heart deviseth his way: but the Lord directeth his steps”            (Proverbs, 16:9, KJV).