How Do You Get Self Control In Your Life For Work And Beyond – 8 Steps to Get Self Control

The following 8 steps can be taken to get self control

1. Realize self control is yours. It’s part of the Fruit of The Spirit. It is a gift of God. (Ref Gal 5:22-23)
2. Accept that you already innately have self control and start to implement it. Depending on where you fall on the “I wish a ***** would” meter scale from “1” being a person barely has to glance at you wrong and you’re ready to fight to “10” being cool as a cucumber, fires, fights, wars, earthquakes are all breaking out around you and all you see is daisies and lilies, will determine how much practice and implementation is necessary to fully embrace the fruit of self control.
3. Be thankful and grateful for all you have and all that you have been and will go through
4. Pray and ask God for help
5. Renew your mind as practicing self control will be a change in habit and mentality (Ref Rom 12:21, 2 Cor 10:5)
6. Identify, remove and work through solutions to triggers
7. Be prepared for trials, temptations, tribulations, persecutions, sufferings and general troubles (Ref John 16:33, 1 Cor 10:31)
8. Pray and stand on the word (Ref 1 The 5:17)

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