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Offline 88Devin12

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Problems with Video Games...
« on: January 24, 2011, 03:37:07 PM »
Once again having problems with video games... I've been extremely idle lately because I'm waiting to leave for a Study Abroad Semester in Greece. So I've been stuck at home since mid-December (with nothing to do). I think I've fallen into a video game addiction again and it's even affecting my mood sometimes (and definitely my language).

I've also fallen back out of having a regular prayer life, and I have been unable to attend Church for two Sundays (illness and weather), so I'm feeling pretty down and detached (from others in the Church).

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Re: Problems with Video Games...
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2011, 04:30:38 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
"For, by its immensity, the divine substance surpasses every form that our intellect reaches. Thus we are unable to apprehend it by knowing what it is. Yet we are able to have some knowledge of it by knowing what it is not." - St. Thomas Aquinas, Summa contra gentiles, I, 14.

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Re: Problems with Video Games...
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2011, 05:10:47 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Problems with Video Games...
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2011, 07:20:22 PM »
Lord have Mercy....Amen Amen

Prayers, That The Lord Gives you strength ,
to overcome all addictions.....Amen Amen

Molitve Svetoj Bogo Majke za Pomoc .....Amin Amin
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Re: Problems with Video Games...
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2011, 12:18:13 AM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Problems with Video Games...
« Reply #5 on: February 01, 2011, 11:05:39 PM »
I've been there.  I was playing a game for two days straight (taking time only to sleep and eat) and when my brother interrupted me I blew up on him.  That was it.  I saved and exited immediately and did not touch it again for 24 hours.  That took care of it.  If that method doesn't work, my other brother had another method that worked pretty well too.  Basically we got into a fight and he hit me in the head with a lifting weight.  It got my attention.

Anyways, God be with you.  Get out, pray more, enjoy life.  A video game is in the end, just a game.
Das ist des Jägers Ehrenschild, daß er beschützt und hegt sein Wild, weidmännisch jagt, wie sich’s gehört, den Schöpfer im Geschöpfe ehrt.