Obesity dating market
Dating as an overweight woman can be more difficult.
Dating as an overweight conservative Christian woman seems impossible.
To be fat is to be a bad witness for Christ — or so I’ve heard some pastors preach.The natural assumption is that I want to be married, so to still be single at 27 makes me the object of pity, scrutiny, or, at worse, apathy.While I do dream of marriage, I feel helpless in pursuing it when I’ve only experienced rejection from men in the church.We, as believers, must show self-control in all things (2 Timothy 1:7).Gluttony, one of the seven deadly sins, is clearly rebuked in Scripture (Proverbs -21).
I’ve received plenty of lectures armed with cherry-picked verses.