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Treasuring God More Than Food

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Now that I’m on track, I’m realizing how much my relationship with food has changed. Food was able to stifle any feelings I had, and it did so quickly by numbing the pain. God doesn’t work that way, so that has taken some getting used to. It’s very different. I’m learning how to be patient. […]

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Starving the Skinny Idol


A few weeks ago, the Lord told me to “starve the skinny idol”.  This was shortly after He showed me that I had made “skinny” an idol in my life.  It was quite shocking news!  Me?  Serving an idol?  Yup! I dreamed of having “rock hard abs” or “flat abs”.  I had envisioned myself looking […]

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Idolatry in the Life of the Believer – Dr. Charles Stanley

Direct my footsteps according to your word; let no sin rule over me. – Psalm 119:133 (NIV) The definition I have been using of an idol is anything or anyone that I give the right or privilege to direct my steps–to impact my decisions. This may be somewhat vague–too vague to be helpful. So, I […]

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Do You Have an Idol? Guest Post

My friend, Barb Raveling, wrote this blog post for her own blog and it appeared on Tuesday at her website. I asked her if I could share it with you. She modified the 2nd day in the Idolatry chapter in her printed workbook, Freedom From Emotional Eating. HEAL Group Session 3 will be shared tomorrow […]

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Year in Review and Hopes for 2007

This is long! I suppose it is more for me than for anyone to really read! LOL! I hope that saying it here will build in some accountability. I have an accountability partner. I will forward this to her as well. 2006 was a challenging year for me in many ways. I spent most of […]

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