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Crossing the Chasm
Thursday, March 23, 2017      2 comments

Commitment raises all things to a higher plain. Commitments are frightening, but liberating. Without them no great advance is made, nor any great cause embraced. In relation to weight loss or dietary changes leading to weight loss., we have ... Read more
Resolve
Thursday, January 26, 2017      5 comments

Through this morning of devotionals I gleaned some things that I would like to share. The biggest is the thought presented in a book of devotionals by David Crabtree, "There's HOPE for today". Most of talk about something that we want to be diff... Read more
SEIZE THE OPPORTUNITY TO MOVE
Thursday, January 19, 2017      2 comments

By now, many of you know that I enjoy Joyce Meyers teachings. Today she was speaking on seizing the day. It reminded me of the shows 600 lb. life, My Great Big Fat Fabulous life and my lifelong battle with weight. She used the illustration of... Read more
TOO???
Friday, September 16, 2016      6 comments

I HAVE HEARD. I HAVE MADE, ALL THE EXCUSES. I AM TOO BIG, I AM TO WEAK, MY BREATHING TOO SHORT, I CANNOT AFFORD A GYM. PERSONALLY, WITH MY LEG INJURY AND BEFORE IT, I COULD NOT GET UP AND DOWN FROM THE FLOOR. I HAVE A WALL. I CAN MODIFY E... Read more
The Body is a Temple
Sunday, August 21, 2016      4 comments

Corinthians 10:31New International Version (NIV) 31 So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God. This is the verse we should think about when we eat. If we overeat and become morbidly obese, is this ... Read more
GLAMORIZING AN UNHEALTHY LIFESTYLE
Friday, March 04, 2016      3 comments

CHERYL TIEGS UPSET SOME PEOPLE THE OTHER DAY BY SAYING THAT THE REGAL SIZED MODEL ON THE COVER OF SPORTS ILLUSTRATED GLAMORIZED AN UNHEALTHY LIFESTYLE. SHE ALSO FOLLOWED UP SAYING THAT ANOREXIA AND BULIMIA WERE NOT HEALTHY EITHER. I TEND TO AGRE... Read more
AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY
Tuesday, March 01, 2016      7 comments

It was November 6th that this journey began. My hubby and I were on our way to supper. I walked up the drive to get the mail. He was to pick me up at the mailbox. For whatever reason, I walked slower than usual. He started backing up, and I was ... Read more
Mentoring
Sunday, April 19, 2015      3 comments

Much is made today about the mentoring role in many things. A mentor is defined as someone older, and with experience in the area that the person needs to learn The things a mentor does is: ◾Teaches the mentoree about a specific issue ◾Coa... Read more
Happy Easter
Sunday, April 05, 2015      4 comments

Remember the real reason for this celebration. It was to free you from sin, worry, in a cold world or insolence. Remember to honor His temple within you. ... Read more
Ignoring the Temple
Sunday, February 22, 2015      3 comments

I have for many years struggled with weight issues. As a young child, undernourished, to a doctor to stimulate my appetite and for growth. As an youngster with mounting weight gain and for most of my life been overweight to morbidly obese. The ... Read more
A new year, a new day, a new way to think
Thursday, January 01, 2015      4 comments

Most of you that know me know I have had weight issues most of my life. At this point in my life, I ain't looking for skinny. I am looking for better flexibility. I am looking for less creaking in the knees. I am looking for the ability to en... Read more
And I continue
Tuesday, November 25, 2014      4 comments

I am writing this to update all on my presence. I continue on program and logging in and out daily. I weigh and measure foods. I am maintaining weight but am ready to lose weight. I am still getting over the loss of my son, who's birthday w... Read more
Anger, hatred, and unforgiveness
Wednesday, July 09, 2014      8 comments

I am not entirely sure this is an appropriate post but one that needs expressing for myself and others that I know. I grew up a child in the 50's and 60's and discipline and the rod were not spare. (This however is not entirely bad.) I was a str... Read more
The Cloak of Fat
Monday, June 30, 2014      6 comments

This may be a hard blog for me to write, but a necessary one. For many years I hid behind my self-made cloak of fat. I wore it as armor. It protected me from attention. When thin I attracted unwanted attention. When fat I was denied atte... Read more
Remarkable
Saturday, June 07, 2014      4 comments

One of the members wrote me today and asked to be friends. She made my day. The a few minutes later another did. One said I was and amazing lady. The other: "You are an incredible woman with strength. You devoted your life to helping th... Read more

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