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{Made To Crave} Day 21: A Lifetime Of Fullness

Thought for the Day: Eating wisely can become more than just a diet. It can become our lifestyle! But better yet, we position our hearts to enjoy closeness and fulfillment with God for eternity! I want to thank you for joining me the last twenty-one days. Our journey to healthy eating started by realizing how… Continue reading {Made To Crave} Day 21: A Lifetime Of Fullness

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{Made To Crave} Day 20: The Curse Of The Skinny Jeans

Thought for the Day: Tying our happiness to food, skinny jeans, relationships, or anything else sets us up for failure. But tying our security, joy, and identity to God’s love is an anchor that we can cling to no matter what the circumstances. Once I reached my goal weight, I thought I’d never have a… Continue reading {Made To Crave} Day 20: The Curse Of The Skinny Jeans

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{Made To Crave} Day 19: The Power Of “I Can”

Thought for the Day: “Everything is permissible, but not everything is beneficial.” (1 Corinthians 10:23, see also 6:12) Reaching my weight loss goal is a precarious place for me. That’s because I find it is a blessing entangled with a curse. The “curse” is the assumption that freedom now means I can return to all… Continue reading {Made To Crave} Day 19: The Power Of “I Can”

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{Made To Crave} Day 18: I’m Not Defined By The Numbers

Thought for the Day: “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.” (2 Corinthians 10:5) I was in an exercise class one day when the gal next to me leaned over and shared concerns about her… Continue reading {Made To Crave} Day 18: I’m Not Defined By The Numbers

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{Made To Crave} Day 17: Don’t Fence Me In

Thought for the Day: Boundaries are not restrictive fences meant to keep you from enjoying life, but gifts from a God who cares about your well-being. Sometimes, the words “no,” “boundaries,” and “limitations” stir up feelings of deprivation and resistance in my strong-willed self. But I’ve learned that I must embrace the boundaries of the… Continue reading {Made To Crave} Day 17: Don’t Fence Me In