Do not join those who drink too much wine or gorge themselves on meat, for drunkards and gluttons become poor, and drowsiness clothes them in rags. Proverbs 23:20 – 21
Did you know the average Brit put on nearly half a stone over Christmas last year? Sometimes food or drink can become an idol in our lives if we are not careful. An idol doesn’t always mean some kind of totem pole, but is anything that steals the place of God is our lives.
This is a season to enjoy family and friends with food and drink but be mindful that reason for the season is Jesus. Let’s pay more attention to him rather than the food and everything that goes with Christmas.
Cube challenge: Monitor what you eat and drink over this period maybe make a decision to consume less food and drink than you normally would and spend more time eating from the bread of life Jesus!