Part 1 of a 4 part series helping those with eating “disorders.” In this article, Elyse Fitzpatrick discusses the problem of overeating. She examines how counselors might help including: Setting biblical goals for eating and dieting; Learning self-discipline and thankfulness; Considering all life as holy; Aiming for comprehensive repentance and Establishing accountability. Fitzpatrick concludes the article with encouragement and practical suggestions for the entire church to get involved in helping overeaters. Part 1 is in JBC 11:1, Part 2 in JBC 11:2, Part 3 in JBC 11:3 and Part 4 in JBC 12:1.
from the Journal of Biblical Counseling 11:1 | 1992