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It All Starts With What You Believe!

Mark 9:23 NKJV Jesus said to him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.

What we believe about ourselves will either lead us to victory or defeat. Jesus said that all things are possible to the one who believes.

What are you believing for yourself in 2014? Will it be a year of victory or life in the same old rut?

My desire is that God would transform my life as I seek Him and walk according to His principles for good health, ...
Mark 9:23 NKJV Jesus said to him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.

What we believe about ourselves will either lead us to victory or defeat. Jesus said that all things are possible to the one who believes.

What are you believing for yourself in 2014? Will it be a year of victory or life in the same old rut?

My desire is that God would transform my life as I seek Him and walk according to His principles for good health, spiritually, physically, emotionally and mentally! It begins with my belief that God is for me and if He is for me and I apply myself to what He shows me, together with Him, I will win!

Will you join me?

My perspective of my journey to healthy living is changing day by day as I yield to the direction of the Lord and apply healthy living choices to my eating and exercise activities. Each choice that I make may not be seen on the outside right at the moment, but I am being changed from the inside out. God is working on me molding me and making me into the person that He wants me to be. It's as I look into His face through prayer and Bible Study that He changes me. The person that I am is not perfect nor perfectly shaped by the world's standards but as my mother often said beauty is only skin deep, meaning there was more to a person than their outward appearance. Of course she was placing an emphasis on a person's character being more important than their outward appearance as we all have inner flaws.

My faith is in Jesus and it is through Him that I can do all things. I write a devotional blog at Word Press and for those of you who would like to follow it you can find it at aviesplace.wordpress.com.

Two of my favorite scriptures are:
Luke 1:37 "For with God nothing will be impossible."
Mark 9:23 Jesus said to him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes."

May God empower each of us to live healthily through embracing and applying good choices in the food that we place within our bodies and the movement we choose to exercise them!

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Member Since: 2/16/2011

SparkPoints: 44,835

Fitness Minutes: 68,026

My Goals:
To glorify God in my body as I live out my destiny in Christ Jesus!

To encourage others in their journey to healthy living.

To fit in and wear the suit I wore for my wedding by our 4th anniversary on October 11, 2012 -- Goal met 10/14/12

To lose 28 pounds.

My Program:
Counting calories
Watching carb intake
Cutting portion sizes
Walking
Exercising

Personal Information:
I am married to Gerald, the love of my life. I have 2 grown, married children and 5 wonderful grandchildren.

Other Information:
Please stop by my devotional blog at aviesplace.wordpress.com.

I love Ragdoll kitties! I don't have one but maybe someday I will! Love to see the different colors and varieties. The blue eyes are especially appealing to me! They look so personable!

Faith sees the invisible, believes the incredible, and receives the impossible. Faith makes things possible, not easy!

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1HAPPYSPIRIT
9/16/2014 8:26:14 AM

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Just stopping by to fill your ☕ with a little SPARK support!
Always know that I am in your corner emoticon emoticon cheering you every step along this journey to better health. Persevere and never give up, my friend, as you are so worth it!





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IAM_HIS
9/15/2014 8:38:40 AM

Believe in yourself, and trust your own wisdom
rather than being swayed by the opinions of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are special and someone who has touched my life & heart...thank you.



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Opportunity presents itself as a door to a new level of success! One can knock and knock and never get past the obstacle. Only with the proper key can we open the door to new opportunities. Search within yourself and find that proper key to succeed in your weight loss journey. Perhaps it is adding a new exercise activity such as kickboxing, emoticon swimming, emoticon or yoga emoticon You may need to re-examine your healthy eating emoticon emoticon and take extra care with portion control! Seek that special key which will help you attain weight loss success!


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9/13/2014 8:02:44 PM

Laugh when you can,
apologize when you should,
and let go of what you can't change.
Life's too short to be anything... but happy.
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KIM22211
9/13/2014 4:11:32 PM

thanks for asking about my little baby girl! We will know more Tuesday when she sees the dr but pain has been managed pretty well!



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