Whiile the work at Calvary has provided for us salvation without cost, and while the sanctifying work of the Spirit of God will greatly lend itself to helping us overcome addictions and all kinds of issues, there are yet some things that we have to do:

So abandon every form of evil, deceit, hypocrisy feelings of jealousy and slander. 2 In the same way that nursing infants cry for milk, you must intensely crave the pure spiritual milk of God’s Word. For this "milk" will cause you to grow into maturity, fully nourished and strong for life— 3 especially now that you have had a taste of the goodness of the Lord Jehovah and have experienced his kindness. 1 Peter 2:1-3 (The Passion Translation)

WE do not live