Tag Archives: gluttony

MY OVERINDULGENCE

Lord Jesus, I weighed the other night at a retail store. I should have known better. I’d already ate two meals of the day, drank four cups coffee, one bottle of water, and three huge glasses of tea. The scales … Continue reading

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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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MR. POSSUM IS BEAUTIFUL, YOU TOO

Last night, I looked out the back door, stepped forward, then backward to look again. What is that? I stared in amazement. It’s a possum, eating my cat’s leftovers.       I opened the door and turned on the light to get a closer look. His snout … Continue reading

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THE TUMMYACHE! (Past writing ** see note at end.)

Lord, forgive my gluttony last night at supper.  I was so tired from helping my parents prepare their house for their out-of-town company. After I got home I just wanted to go to bed, but then I had company of my … Continue reading

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THE GLUTTONY MONSTER! (Writing from the past:)

Good Morning Lord! Will You give me another chance? (My child, I am the God of second chances!) Lord, I don’t even know where to start! (Start with Me, My child!) Okay Lord, what is  first?

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WALK BY FAITH, NOT SIGHT!

Lord, I want to stand on those scales really bad! I wonder if I have lost any weight this week? (Wait My child, obey Me in this! Wait until the appointed time. Remember that your success is not determined by … Continue reading

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COOKIES, OH MY!

[ Written from the past. Praise God, He has delivered me from  27 pounds since               May 23, 2013.] Lord, did you see all those cookies I ate last night? (Yes, I did.) Lord, everyday I start eating correctly, then by bedtime I … Continue reading

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THE MESS! (Writings from last year)

Lord, I have really made a mess of things, haven’t I? I am overdrawn at the bank, overweight, and I haven’t sought You or even listened. Now I ask for help, now that I am in a hole. Lord, how do … Continue reading

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DANCE OR DESPAIR!

[Written over a year ago:] Lord, I am the lowest I have ever been. My belief level is so low. I am on the edge of just giving up on all my prayers. (My child, I see and know. I … Continue reading

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YOU ARE NOT ALONE! (written on May 22, 2013)

Lord Jesus, here I am. I don’t even know what to say?    Uh . . . well . . . I got there. I hit a new mark not seen since 2001. I now weigh 241.2 pounds. Oh why, why … Continue reading

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