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Walking with Christ for Lent

Today is the second official day of Lent; but it counts as day 1 in our Christ Walk program. Because several in our group either aren’t on Facebook, or are fasting from it during this season, I have decided to … Continue reading

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Changing Our Want

     I want to eat to eat what I want and be thin.      I have had to face the reality that not everyone’s body responds to food the same way. Some people are able to eat whatever … Continue reading

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Fleeing the Land of Excess (part 2)

Yesterday I made the argument here that we, as individuals and as a nation, are “owned” by our affinity for excessive consumption. It’s killing us. Payback looms on the horizon. We know this. It stresses us. We want to fix … Continue reading

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Living in the Land of Excess (part 1)

Soapbox alert… Just a friendly warning… John Hagee once preached, “For the Israelites, Egypt was the land of not enough, the desert was the land of just enough, and the Promised Land was the land of more than enough. Ladies … Continue reading

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Dreaded Plateau

I haven’t posted about my getting healthy journey in awhile. To be honest, this hasn’t been the quick or profound trip I had hoped. I’m coming up on a year now and am not where I had planned to be at … Continue reading

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I got out of my nice, warm bed for this???

The phone rang at 7:03am… I was supposed to be at the gym at 7:00 to meet my trainer for my monthly measurements. His phone call woke me up from a deep sleep. What starts like this can’t end well… I quickly dressed and … Continue reading

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I’m Losing! (in a good way)

Three months ago I started my own “Biggest Loser” journey. I have watched that television series since the first season, and was inspired!… to sit on my butt and watch more episodes. No. Honestly I was inspired. I learned from watching … Continue reading

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