Keep this in mind as we move forward, toward healing.
You are brave to admit that your negative thoughts about your body cause you pain that the Lord wants to comfort.
You are strong for wanting to lift and discard the burden of MEASURING. You dare to see yourself anew. Your weight and size are details, not the unfixed variables in an equation that determine your value and worth.
You are worth the work it will require to change. FOR HIS KINGDOM BUSINESS.
Keep these guidelines nearby. Simply replacing the word “alcoholic” or “alcoholism” with a word that describes your battle will allow you to read these 12 STEPS seamlessly.
And if you’re at all interested in walking these twelve steps in an intimate way with the Lord, start here. Lynn Hoffman offers a well-written and thoughtfully researched 12 Step workbook that guides you into a new way of believing : His Truth Heals Our Hearts.