As women we tend to have this unhealthy attachment to food, don’t we? This tangible necessary substance we need for our bodies to thrive tends to put us on a difficult emotional roller coaster depending on how much self-control we have…or not. Years ago, when I was in college, I struggled mightily with an eating disorder where food consumed my every thought–planning what I would eat, succeeding, failing, hiding, depriving. So, I know…
Food gives us comfort, fullness, happiness, and even…peace? Hmmn, yes, I think I feel true peace after downing a milkshake from my favorite shake place. Well, at least for a few minutes.
Here are some great thoughts on this topic by Joyce Meyer:
Spiritual Food For Spiritual Hunger
by Joyce Meyer – posted August 28, 2014
From the book New Day, New You by Joyce Meyer. Copyright © 2006 by Joyce Meyer. Published by FaithWords. All rights reserved.