Running Free

Josh’s spiritual decline started slowly. He wasn’t pursuing God like he once did. Quiet times, Bible study and church attendance, which had been a highlight of his week, began to slip. His heart wasn’t into it. His hunger for God and to know His word was waning. He once was passionate about sharing his faith and leading a Bible study with the freshmen on his dorm floor. He even became an R.A. because he wanted to labor for Jesus, but his hunger to serve the Lord was diminishing. Why?  Josh’s struggle was his porn habit, or maybe even an addiction. Regardless of what it really was, the secrecy of his porn use continued to consume more and more of his heart. The spiritual decay that results from sexual sin is at epidemic levels because of the accessibility of pornograpy.  In Hebrews 12:1, we are commanded, “let us…