From Amazon: One woman's hilarious, yet totally honest battle with body image exposes the secret that loving the girl in the mirror isn't about changing how you look, but about changing what you see. Teasi Cannon's lifelong struggle with weight loss not only made her hate her body, but destroyed her marriage and led to an emotional breakdown. Today she's happy about her bottom, not because the size has changed, but because her perspective has. Her funny, gut-honest insights will inspire millions of women of all ages with body image issues to embrace their value and beauty. They'll learn to silence their own inner critics, debunk self-sabotaging lies, and get spiritually and emotionally happy. Her book includes an in-depth book club or small group study guide.
My Big Bottom Blessing is a motivational Christian based story of Teasi and how she overcame how she felt about her looks. I think almost every female has an issue with how they look and in retrospect, how they feel. Teasi shows us how to change our perspective. It's more about emotion than body image.My Big Bottom Blessing isn't preachy but is glimpses of Teasi's life and how it affected her as an adult. She calls herself Fat Christian Woman and has many talks with God. Each chapter ends with a prayer, a Bible verse an a pep talk. It also has discussion questions that can be shared in a small setting, perhaps a church or women's group.
I really enjoyed My Big Bottom Blessing. I could relate to Teasi on many levels and appreciated her candor and emphathized with her struggles. Well worth the read!!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Teasi Cannon Teasi (pronounced Tee See) is married to her best friend, Bill Cannon, andthey have three awesome children: Carli, Ben, and Sam. Teasi has a master’s degree in
pastoral counseling from Liberty Theological Seminary, and is a sought-after speaker who
loves to help women remember who they are in Christ.
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