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 PAM1968
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    4418 days ago
  • v PAM1968
    Just stopping by to say "hi". I hope you are doing well. I haven't heard from you in a few days, so I thought I would check on you.

    Take care,
    Pam
    4422 days ago
  • v PAM1968
    Haven't heard from you in a couple of days, so I just thought that I would drop by....hope all is well!

    Take care,
    Pam
    4428 days ago
  • v PAM1968
    Evelyn, oh Evelyn, where are you, Evelyn? lol Hope you had a great weekend and I hope that you are feeling much better!

    Pam
    4430 days ago
  • v PAM1968
    Glad to see you back, Evelyn. emoticon emoticon on the weight loss! I know that you feel that you lost it because you were sick, so hopefully the next 5 won't be from that! lol I'm glad that you wen to the doctor!! Remember to take care of yourself!! I can just imagine what the doctor was thinking! lol I bet you are excited about seeing a nutritionist...I know I would be!

    It means a lot to know that there is someone "out there" for me. I have been doing really well. I've been tracking my food, drinking my water, and exercising my butt off (literally!). lol I've lost a few pounds and that makes me happy. I just need to keep my motivation up, up, up!!

    It is so good to see you back and feeling better! Hope you have a great weekend!!

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    Pam
    4433 days ago
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