Shanda Anderson answers the question, “What does God say to those who struggle with body image?” She addresses:

  • Biblical encouragement for someone struggling with an eating disorder (1:54)
  • Cultural directives for identity formation (2:28)
  • Social media as a weapon of mass destruction (4:46)
  • Loves disordered by sin (6:20)
  • Recognizing and struggling with motivations behind habits (9:15)
  • God-given value that overcomes body image struggles (13:16)
  • Shame as a barrier to healthy identity (17:15)
  • Practical tools for embracing your identity in Christ (18:48)
  • Can God take away an eating disorder? (21:45)
  • Reflecting Christ by reflecting his glorious beauty (26:55)

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