Flee from it while you are young before it takes control of your life. I reserve the right to delete comments that are offensive or off-topic. I see a men's corner with 3 threads none of them on masturbation but these are marked private and therefore we cannot see the posts. But sir, have come to realised just as you pointed out that masturbation is more spiritual than physical. I always have the feeling that I have to get things done.
Truly, I say to you, there will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down. I recommend asking Saint Augustine for help. Fed Govt to implement ratified ILO conventions. And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled only to those who are perishing. I am against autosexual behavior on the grounds that it defeats the mutual purposes for which sex was created. Yet, doing so can help you to overcome the habit!
We are moral agents who choose according to our greatest desires at the moment we so choose. And what is distinctively Christian about the teachings of these chapters is that our rescue was most decisively accomplished for us by another and was done outside of us. We fall and we get up, we fall and we get up. Would his masturbation be sinful should he commit it if he only thought of his wife? I realize that we all like feeling the sensation of orgasm.
A Christian named William advises: Use a sexual lubricant such as KY Jelly available at pharmacies if there is soreness. For your freedom was bought at a great price: He condemned our sin in the flesh. But, overtime, my resistance wears down and the urges become too strong to resist. Sexual abuse caused me to masturbate at five. Therefore, masturbation involving sexual fantasies at least not of one's spouse is undoubtedly sinful.