What Does The Bible Say About Overeating?
You know gluttony is a sin most Christians love to ignore...it's usually the obvious sin because it's the easy one to spot but not always obvious.
What is gluttony? one Bible dictionary defines a glutton as one habitually given to greedy and voracious eating...to be voracious means to be exceedingly eager....to be called a glutton is not a nice thing....a glutton person was given to loose and excessive living.....in the NT it was used to describe a rascal or scoundrel who had a uncontrolled or excessive fondness for some specified object or pursuit.
Now we Christians are quick to point out other
Question: Do you struggle with this "sin"?What do you crave in life? What do you desire more than anything else? What satisfies your soul's appetite? Is it food, is it drink? Is women? Is it men? Is it work? It is so easy for a man to work long hours to feel important or to escape the problems in his marriage. Is it recognition? is it acceptance? Is it a sport or hobby you can loose yourself in?