How does one clear  addictions,

Are there needed  restrictions?

Look to the Lord

And be restored,

Deny your built-up fictions.

Decreasing temptation contact,

Less opportune times to act…

Fill the mind

With Bible and kind,

To clean out your thinking, in fact!

Talking it out with the wife,

And trusted friend saves a life…

Doomed to hide

things away by pride,

That often brings a bad end.

few of us want to expose,

Additions that we chose…

Personal titillation’s

Pleasant situaion

Is  a wolf in sheep’s clothes!

Accountability’s key

To become addiction-free…

Certainly tell

One who knows you well

And pray for the Lord’s mercy!

–Jonathan Caswell

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About Jonathan Caswell

Poet, author, servant of God the Heavenly father and the Lord Jesus Christ...working out his salvation with fear and trembling. - Not trusting in his own deeds, but depending totally upon the finished sacrificial work of Jesus Christ to be, by God's reckoning, a new creature, clothed in Christ's righteousness...which mortal humankind can never attain by their own weak efforts, apart from faith in Christ's work on our behalf. - College-educated, yet wise enough to see that what a man does will not be his ultimate identity nor affect how God sees him or her. - Called by God to do a very difficult thing...apart from God's grace, mercy and strength...to love the sinner (which we all--by nature--are) but hate the sin, which is only paid through Christ, God's Son, - My own God-given gift is that of being a Poet..showing that in all parts of life...God has a loving part in it...as hard as that is to always understand or perceive...given life's realities! Come join me on my journey of discovery?.

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