So I deleted a file on my computer completely that was sinful. I think that says enough. Still the temptations to sins of the flesh are still there and always will be there until death but removing the near occasions of sin is an important first step. Pray for me in my weakness, friends, especially you who struggle with the sin of masturbation. It is such an easy sin to fall into because it is so private and simple, but becomes such a sick disease upon the soul. I do not think people realize how much it peverts ones whole outlook, even sexual. I have realized that when free of this sin my outlook on the proper sex life for marriage (I am not married) is healthier. I realize how important the act is to satisfy the flesh's weakness, but also how it does not define marriage in the way modern culture thinks but how children and a Christian singleness between husband and wife does. How important the prayer life is for a husband, wife, and their children. I figure I have to make myself as good a husband as I can before I marry. I hope to marry a woman better than me that I am not worthy of, but I have to make myself worthy of her in the same way I hope to be made worthy of Christ, to whom the Roman said, "Lord, I am not worthy that thou shouldest enter under my roof, but only say the word and I shall be healed."