Have you ever eaten so much that you thought you’d vomit. Or even worse, have you ever eaten so much that you made yourself vomit?
When we do that we are in disobedience to Gods’s word!
Never eat more honey than you need; too much may make you vomit. (Proverbs 25:16 GNB)
I think it’s easier to practice self-control when we realize that instead of denying ourselves we are choosing to walk in obedience.
Not only are we pleasing God when we stop ourselves from over-indulging we are preventing ourselves from those feelings of regret, guilt, and shame. Like the good father he is, he dislikes these destructive feelings that we have more than our over-indulgences,
Let’s begin to see that choosing a healthy diet as a gift to God and to ourselves.