Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
Like Jesus kicked the money changers out of the temple we must kick bad or negative thoughts out of our minds and memory's. Memorize Scripture to counter act all the bad thoughts you may have. When you use the word as a weapon you can win every time.
The same with your carnal man, he will control you if you let him, but as the scriptures teach us there is a new man in charge.
Knowing this, that our old man is crucified with him, that the body of sin might be destroyed, that henceforth we should not serve sin. 7. For he that is dead is freed from sin.
I have been crucified with Christ, it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.
Don't be overcome by the enemy but overcome him by the blood of Christ and through the power of his name.