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Many people join a bodily detox program, pondering that if our our bodies are more healthy, then we’re more healthy. However a wholesome physique would not do us lots of good if we’re spiritually malnourished.
Welcome to the 40-Day Sugar Quick, a quick that begins with us giving Jesus our sugar and ends with Jesus giving us extra of himself–the solely factor that may ever really fulfill our soul’s deep starvation. On this 40-day journey you will learn to cease fixating on meals and different belongings you use to fill the voids in life and as a substitute repair your eyes on Christ.
Anybody who runs to sugar for consolation or a reward, who eats mindlessly or out of boredom, who feels bodily and spiritually torpid, or who struggles with self-control will uncover right here not solely freedom from their cravings however a completely new urge for food for the great issues God has for us.
From the Writer
“My title is Wendy and I’m a sugar addict.”
There’s one thing about sugar that has a grip on us, and we all know it. What we might not notice, nonetheless, is that our meals issues trigger different issues too. Not solely can we wrestle with our bodily well being and emotional stability as we journey the sugar rollercoaster every day, we wrestle spiritually. We undergo Spiritually every time we attain for a sugar-high relatively than the Most-Excessive. Our meals fixation stops us from fixing our eyes on Jesus. Hungering for candy treats will get in the way in which of our starvation and thirst for Him. And so, whereas they got here by the hundreds to the primary sugar quick, I consider that it was actually Christ they had been after. And so they discovered Him, as a result of that’s what occurs. When God units us free from strongholds in our lives… we expertise His sturdy maintain.
Immediately, women and men the world over have traded their freedom and their well being for shackles and disgrace — sugary shackles, and we’re so ashamed. We run to it for our consolation and our reward. We flip to it in boredom, a senseless behavior. When life is anxious, temptation is at its worst. We flip to it once we’re depressed: confectionary remedy. And when life is at its greatest, we rejoice with cake.
Sugar is in all places, however so is God. God is in all places, but we’ve overlooked Him as a result of meals has taken His place because the Grasp of our days.