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I. Am. That. Woman.

Although we may have likely never met, I bet we are pretty similar... but this is me.


I am...Daniel.  My lions are chocolate chip cookies, and I am surrounded by them.  Except in my story, God helps me keep my mouth shut.


I am Moses.  My small group comes along side of me and holds up my arms, and my determination, when I don't think I can do it anymore.


I am that woman at the well, who prostitutes her emotions to food to feel good and to make it all better.  Jesus is the bread of life, who says, "Come unto me, and I will give you rest." 


I am the lost sheep, that Jesus lovingly pursues to bring me back into the fold.  He says, "Hear the sound of my voice through my Word. Crave me, not fragile shells of comfort that break when the next problem comes."


I am the blind man.  I have sat by the pool of Siloam for so long, hoping and waiting for a miracle to come my way.  Jesus has come, and he has opened my eyes to a life that is so much more rewarding and promising.  I…

You're invited!

Super duper.

I have been known to use those two words together on more than one occasion.  Okay, upwards of "many" occasions.  And sometimes I am really, truly super duper excited about something.  Well, that's today's blog post.

I am SUPER DUPER excited about the latest Online Bible Study with Proverbs31.org!  They're using one of my favorite authors, Lysa TerKeurst, a great book, Made to Crave,and a topic I desperately need  help with -- filling those God-sized holes with food.

To be completely honest, I have owned this book for some time and me and a coworker started doing the video series together last year.  But I was not in a place where I was ready to confront my gluttony and my over-willingness to treat chaos and stress with food.  But now I am, and I am really excited about doing this with over 30,000 other women, online.

So I invite, you, my friend, to join!  There's still plenty of time (it doesn't start until January 19th), and I know that yo…