Category Archives: fasting

May 23rd-The first lesson then, for any leader, in any situation, is to turn to God.

Nehemiah 1: 4When I heard these words, I sat down and wept and mourned for days; and I was fasting and praying before the God of heaven. Nehemiah is a book most often taught from regarding the examples of leadership … Continue reading

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May 22nd-Why not make a commitment to seek God through fasting and prayer for that situation that is right now giving us great concern?

Ezra 10: 6Then Ezra rose from before the house of God and went into the chamber of Jehohanan the son of Eliashib. Although he went there, he did not eat bread nor drink water, for he was mourning over the … Continue reading

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January 21st- we of course look for those quiet times when we might experience His impartation, as silent as it may be, over the path of our lives.

Exodus 7:1 Then the LORD said to Moses, “See, I make you as God to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron shall be your prophet. 2“You shall speak all that I command you, and your brother Aaron shall speak to Pharaoh … Continue reading

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September 18th-Our main weapon against evil is prayer, and fasting adds another aspect to it

Matthew 17: 19Then the disciples came to Jesus privately and said, “Why could we not drive it out?” 20And He said* to them, “Because of the littleness of your faith; for truly I say to you, if you have faith … Continue reading

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July 9th-Sometimes we find ourselves in a situation that raises our level of intensity in seeking after the Lord.

Isaeah 58: 4 “Behold, you fast for contention and strife and to strike with a wicked fist. You do not fast like you do today to make your voice heard on high. 5 “Is it a fast like this which … Continue reading

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May 23rd-The first lesson then, for any leader, in any situation, is to turn to God.

Nehemiah 1: 4When I heard these words, I sat down and wept and mourned for days; and I was fasting and praying before the God of heaven. Nehemiah is a book most often taught from regarding the examples of leadership … Continue reading

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May 22nd-Why not make a commitment to seek God through fasting and prayer for that situation that is right now giving us great concern?

Ezra 10: 6Then Ezra rose from before the house of God and went into the chamber of Jehohanan the son of Eliashib. Although he went there, he did not eat bread nor drink water, for he was mourning over the … Continue reading

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