Now I must warn you -- you might have to give up some things that you will really miss.
But it will be well worth it; I mean after all, whenever you do anything for the Lord, what you'll get back in return, will make up far more than what you'd gave up, in order to grow your relationship with the Lord.
“As long as you’re a fat person who’s trying not to be fat, that’s acceptable. This rings especially true in the church when not only do people offer diet tips out of concern for my health and inability to acquire a spouse, they now also serve as a spiritual admonition.
Suddenly my body is a temple, and being fat directly correlates to excessive gluttony, despite the fact that there are a whole host of outside influences that may impact a person’s weight (including a body sabotaging itself and plummeting one’s resting metabolism after significant weight loss).
Dating as an overweight woman is significantly more difficult.