Monthly Archives: July 2012

Bible Study on the Temptations of Ministry, Including a Blogging Ministry

Hi Everyone, Just wanted to let you know I’ve decided to continue writing Bible study blogs like the series I just finished on weight loss. The next one I’d like to do is on the temptations of ministry. I’ll try … Continue reading

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New Bible Study?

Hi Everyone, How are you doing? It seems strange to not be writing a weight loss Bible study today. Now I’m thinking, what do I do next?

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 15: Social Eating

Don’t you hate it when everyone around you is on their fourth piece of pizza, and you’re sitting there with a salad on your plate? Somehow, it seems unfair. If they get four pieces of pizza, we should get four pieces … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 14: Bad Scale Eating

I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to wait around on a boring old diet to lose weight at the rate of one pound per week. I want it to be FAST, EASY, and FUN.

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 13: Good Food Eating

I really should have called this category “yummy food eating.” It’s the type of eating we do when we see a pan of lemon bars sitting on the counter as we pass through the kitchen. We’re not hungry. We’re not … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 12: Hopeless Eating

Have you ever thought, I’ll never get over this, I’ll be struggling with my weight ’til the day I die? I used to think that.

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 11: Dieting-Is-Hard Eating

You’ve seen the headlines: 50 Easy Ways to Lose Weight! How I Lost 20 Pounds in Just 3 Weeks! Eat All You Want and Lose! Combine those headlines with our American belief that life should be easy, and we have … Continue reading

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Bible Study for Bad Habits

As I’ve been writing these Bible studies and journal questions for eating, it’s occurring to me that most of them would also work well for overcoming other bad habits. So if you don’t struggle with eating, and want to work … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 10: Emotional Eating

The telltale sign of emotional eating is that you feel driven to eat. You don’t just see a brownie on the counter and want it; you go looking for the brownie because you need it. Sometimes it’s a desperate feeling … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 9: Evaluation

Sometimes it helps to take a break and look at life. Find out what’s working. What’s not. And what needs to change. It also helps to do that with eating. If we find out what areas we need the most … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 8: Holiday/Vacation Eating

Happy Independence Day! I thought I’d talk about holiday/vacation eating in this post since we’ll have plenty of opportunities to break our boundaries today. It’s easy to break boundaries on holidays and vacations because we have all kinds of things … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Bible Study Day 7: Failure Eating

When I first started truth journaling 12 years ago, it never occurred to me to beat myself up when I failed. My renewing of the mind project was anger, but since I never did anything when I was angry (no … Continue reading

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