Tag Archives: Celebrate Recovery

FIFTY WAYS TO LEAVE YOUR LOVER (FOOD)

Someone asked me to share my secrets for losing weight. So I’ve listed 50 dieting helps that I’ve used throughout this journey.  These have been posted before, but it’s helped me to review them again. Sometimes we just have to return to the … Continue reading

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IT’S A GOD THING – Part two. (How I lost 72 pounds.)

  Several have asked me, “How have you lost weight? What are you doing?” This is my story: Weighing 241 pounds I cried out in desperation to God.        

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IT’S A “GOD” THING – 71 pounds gone.

In May 2013, I weighed 241 lbs. and served as a cook for Celebrate Recovery. God has a real sense of humor putting me in a place of service right in the middle of my addiction. Sometimes we “Christians” look down … Continue reading

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70 REASONS I’M THANKFUL GOD HELPED ME LOSE WEIGHT

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GIFT OF LOVE

   Lord, I disappointed You, didn’t I? I knew exactly when I messed up. It was those last two pieces of candy. My feelings were hurt,  I was upset, and I thought they would make me feel better.  As I looked at the candy I … Continue reading

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BABY JESUS LAYING IN THE – ON THE DRYER?

Below is a fiction story based on one true fact. In the past, due to overwhelming stress I left Baby Jesus on our dryer for two weeks. I would pat Him every day and say, “Soon, I’ll get to you I promise.” … Continue reading

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HALLOWEEN CANDY and VICTORY

Lord, I praise you for all these clothes that are now too big for me, 41 pieces total. Wow!  Now I have the joy of giving them away or trading them for new ones at the consignment shop. I do enjoy shopping for … Continue reading

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DON’T EAT THE MULLY-GRUBS

  Lord, I’m so down. When I look around all I see is things that didn’t turn out like I thought they should. It seems that nothing has turned out right. My beloved friend, now with You, once told me that I was … Continue reading

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GARBAGE IN, GARBAGE OUT!

 Lord, last night I had a choice; go out to eat or stay home, order pizza, and watch a movie. I was so tired, so I ordered the pizza and settled down to watch the movie.  I ended up eating  too … Continue reading

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COMPLAINING SPREADS LIKE WILDFIRE! (*Note)

     Lord, everything about my job is changing! It seems as though management has lost their minds! Their new expectations seem so unachievable, unrealistic, impossible, and just plain crazy!  I am so overwhelmed by all this! Lord, I must admit to You … Continue reading

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