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Posts Tagged: weight loss

Make Up Your Mind

I love, love, love how God’s Word shows me something new every time I read it. So here’s the latest new nugget. It’s from —”But Daniel made up his mind not to defile himself by eating the food and wine given to them by the king. He asked the chief official for permission to eat… [ read more ]

What’s so Great About Accountability Partners?  

Over the past decade or so, I’ve asked several women to hold me accountable in regards to my physical well-being. I wanted to lose weight, and I figured that reporting to them on a monthly basis would help me stick to my resolve. Unfortunately, for one reason or another, those accountability partnerships didn’t last. Neither… [ read more ]

Friendship Friday — Julie Morris' Advice re: Weight Loss

Canadian Thanksgiving has just passed so I figured the topic of weight loss would be timely! Meet Julie Morris. After a lifetime of struggling with unhealthy extra pounds and negative thoughts that also weighed her down, Julie discovered practical ways to draw closer to Christ and experience His transforming power. She lost her weight 30… [ read more ]

Envy

Meet Envy, the green-eyed monster. She admires a neighbor’s house and drools with desire. She gazes at another woman’s wardrobe and wishes hers could compare. She listens to her best friend talk about her wedding anniversary getaway and fights a twinge of anger as she fakes happiness on her behalf. Envy is a subtle monster…. [ read more ]