FAT TUESDAY: The Myth of ‘How You Feel on the Inside’

fat tuesdaySometimes I hear people say (oh, wait, maybe it was me), that losing weight is all in your mind.

‘Think thin and be thin’.  Or some crap like that.

 

I agree that losing weight is an inner struggle for most of us.  I also concede, from personal experience, that the war begins in the mind and heart….

…but the battle is won in the mouth and on the table.  I can ‘think thin’ all day long and still continue being the fat guy with a fit guy on the inside.  Wholeness needs both.

 

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Author: Darren Sutton

I'm a dad - husband - veteran youth pastor. I'm trying to follow God's call on my life, despite my own shortcomings & because of His unfailing love.

1 thought on “FAT TUESDAY: The Myth of ‘How You Feel on the Inside’”

  1. I’m always surprised when I look in the mirror and see a fat guy, but that never helped me lose weight. Not until I decided to do what it takes to become the fit guy I always imagine I am. (And the way to that is a little different for everyone.)

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