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Put on Christ in Baptism
In desperation, he came for counseling. How could he conquer two addictions that were destroying his body and soul? The first addiction was to liquor and the second was to pornography. These addictions were robbing him of time, money, and fellowship with God and his family. He had tried for years to rid himself of these damaging habits, but nothing had worked.
There was one primary reason for his continual defeat. He was violating the instructions of Romans 13:12–14: “The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light. Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying. But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfill the lusts thereof.”