Online Book Study – “Made to Crave”

Online Book Study – Made to Crave

It is not an accident that you are on this page, you know. God created you to crave, and until you find a way to satiate your cravings in Him, your soul will be restless and constantly in search of satisfaction.

St. Augustine put it this way, in his Confessions:

You have made us for yourself, O Lord,
and our hearts are restless until they rest in you.

He echoes Scripture — Psalm 42 begins this way:

As the deer pants for the water brooks,
So my soul pants for Thee, O God.

My Soul thirsts for God, for the Living God…

With that in mind, consider this your invitation to follow along through a series of blog post related to “Made to Crave: Satisfying Our Deepest Desire with God, Not Food” by Lysa TerKeurst.

The blog posts below were originally scheduled twice a week, but you have access to all of them at once. Please bookmark this page and feel free to come back as often as you like, and even join in the discussion at the end of each of the posts.

Frosted Flakes? ~ Made to Crave: Ch1

Precious Things ~ Made to Crave: Ch1A

More of God ~ Made to Crave Ch2

Ignoring the Cost ~ Made to Crave Ch2A

Walking the Talk ~ Made to Crave Ch3

I See the Light ~ Made to Crave Ch3A

True Confessions ~ Made to Crave Ch4

Top 10 Dos and Don’ts of Accountability ~ Made to Crave Ch4A

Hunger Pains ~ Made to Crave Ch5

The Honeymoon is Over ~ Made to Crave Ch5A

It’s All About Me ~ Made to Crave Ch6

For Better or Worse ~ Made to Crave Ch6A

“I’ll Be Happy When…” ~ Made to Crave Ch7

You Are More ~ Made to Crave Ch7A

I Gained a Pound?! ~ Made to Crave Ch8

God-O-Meter ~ Made to Crave Ch8A

Exercise? Who Me? ~ Made to Crave Ch9

The Fight to Exercise ~ Made to Crave Ch9A

Pity Party ~ Made to Crave Ch10

Don’t Quit ~ Made to Crave Ch10A

When Life Gets Hard ~ Made to Crave Ch11

Old Lies: New Truths ~ Made to Crave Ch11A

Good Day: Bad Day ~ Made to Crave Ch12

Only Jesus ~ Made to Crave Ch12A

The Lord Is My Portion ~ Made to Crave Ch13

One Day At A Time ~ Made to Crave Ch13A

Emotional Eating ~ Made to Crave Ch14

When You Need More ~ Made to Crave Ch14A

My Famous Amos Cookie Meltdown ~ Made to Crave Ch15

Successful Change ~ Made to Crave Ch15A

Why Diets Don’t Work ~ Made to Crave Ch16

The Way of Escape ~ Made to Crave Ch16A

Is Discipline Sustainable? ~ Made to Crave Ch17

The Very Next Choice ~ Made to Crave Ch17A

Victory ~ Made to Crave Ch18

Intentional Living ~ Made to Crave Ch18A

The Domino Effect ~ Made to Crave Ch19

Open Letter to God and You ~ Made to Crave Ch19A