EVELYN3131

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Me at 236lbs, you can tell I am happy. Through Spirit I am growing.



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Me at 224 lbs....... I am still happy.... thank God!!!!



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Me at 189lbs.... God willing, only 20 to 30 lbs to go. God help me!


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Hi All,

I am a married mom with a sixteen year old son. I am thirty-nine years of age, and I have finally decided to change my life. No longer I am trying to lose weight for vanity. Now, I am going to lose weight for spiritual and health reasons. In 2002 I was able to lose one hundred and thrity five lbs. I went from two hundred and seventy lbs to one hundred and thirty five lbs. That was a whole peron!!!! And I felt so elated to buy smaller clothes, because that is one of my interest, clothes.

The only problem I had was that it didn't bring the happiness that I expected. Before I blamed all of my problems on weight. Things would be so much better, if only I was smaller. At least that is what I told myself. But now I know that I was feeding myself a lie.

Now, I believe, for me that weight is just a representation of what is going on inside of me. Not, what is happening on the outside. I have learned that I must be happy with the inside of me, and once that is handled it will onlybe a matter of time before it is manifested on the outside. I must give God the glory, and know that I can do nothing without him.

He is my rock, my stregnth, and my savior. He keeps me, when I don't know how to be kept. He loves me inspite of my faults, and through him I am perfect. He doesn't want me to be down trodden, critical, and unsatisfied. He wants me to have an abundant life. All I have to do is realize that , and keep my eyes on him.

Having been down this road before, I am determined to do it differently this time. I will enjoy this journey as much as I can, and I won't starve myself to do it. I will learn to listen to my own inner voice, and trust that things will work out for my good. But most of all, I will rely on my master to supply all of my needs.

To God Be THE Glory!!!!!!

Evelyn


Member Since: 3/20/2007

Fitness Minutes: 205

My Goals:
My goal is to be healthy through means of spirituality. I want to be the weight and size that God has for me, not some misconstrued perception of what I think I should be.


My Program:
To listen to my inner voice and the voice of spirit and follow direction.



Personal Information:
You can email me at shaveette@aol.com. I have lived in Burlington, NC for the last ten years.


Other Information:
I love to shop for clothes, read, and converse. I am on a journey of self discovery, self knowledge, self development and self improvement.




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  • v MS.EVE
    Hey my name is Evelyn Too! Welcome. I'm on the same road. I'm 31, 210 lbs (today) and I keep messing up, but I am here because although I'm not getting it right all the time, I keep getting back on the horse.

    We can do it!!
    4979 days ago
  • v JUJON77
    Welcome I really look forward to getting to know you better - - I am sure that you will be an inspiration to all of us.
    Good luck with your goal!

    (¯`'•.¸(¯`'•.¸God blessings never end¸.•'´¯)¸.•'´¯)
    5001 days ago
  • v JACKLEEN
    Hi and welcome to the Christain motivation team. God bless you and good luck reaching your goals.

    Jackleen
    5001 days ago
  • v LATOIJA
    Welcome to the team!!
    5002 days ago
  • v SHONTA2
    Hey There,
    Just wanted to WELCOME you to SPARK! This place is great, there is a ton of info here and great support. Get active in some groups, start making healthier choices, add in some cardio and you will begin to see results. Our goals are reachable if we reach for them by making healthier choices, staying motivated, goal driven, disciplined, and remain prayerful ( Lord, HELP ME). WELCOME, WELCOME, WELCOME!!!!!!!! Blessings......
    5003 days ago
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