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Guarding my heart

"Above all else, guard your heart, for it determines the course of your life." Proverbs 4:23, NLT
God tells us that how we allow people to move our hearts will influence our entire life. Discern well for it is no small matter, He says.
Found my heart stirred towards a really sweet-looking guy in camp. I don't know much about him but hearts don't really care about these things as we all know. 
"Place me like a seal over your heart, like a seal on your arm." Song of Songs 8:6, NLT
A relationship grounded in biblical principles speaks of permanence. Do I seek this permanence or is it a self-aggrandizing desire? 
"His interests are divided. In the same way, a woman who is no longer married or has never been married can be devoted to the Lord and holy in body and spirit. But a married woman has to think about her earthly responsibilities and how to please her husband." 1 Corinthians 7:34, NLT
The simple fact that is a constant struggle for me is that God…