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We fast with only one motive and that is to seek God. Fasting needs to be accompanied by prayer and the leading of the Holy Spirit. 

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Bible Teachings on Fasting

We fast with only one motive and that is to seek God. If we are fasting to impress people or as a ritual or a test of will-power this has been and...

Questions about Fasting

Fasting and praying are Bible-based disciplines that are appropriate for all believers of all ages throughout all centuries in all parts of the world...

“One more thing before you go…”An hour and a half in church last Sunday wasn’t going by fast enough. My beloved pastor was going on about the power...

Participating in a Daniel Fast requires eliminating commonly enjoyed foods for twenty-one days as an act of worship and of consecrating oneself to...

Devotionals about Fasting

We expect to hear from God when we're in church, participating in community prayer or worship services. But what are our expectations of our morning...

What could Queen Esther and Muhammed Ali possibly have in common?

How to prepare for a fast with your heart, mind and soul.

What stands in the way of putting God first in your life?

Our motivation for fasting and observing Lent matters.

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Videos about Fasting

Lou Engle shares his burden for the spiritual state of America and promotes The Call event in Fredericksburg, VA in late May.

Pastor Jentezen Franklin explains how fasting can recharge our spiritual energy.

The author and evangelist talks about the Biblical practice that is your key to a powerful Christian walk.

Dr. Chauncey Crandall says fasting, which is a period of abstinence from all food or specific items, is actually beneficial to the body.

Ken, devastated by a cancer diagnosis, dedicates himself to prayer and fasting while he waits for the results during a second round of biopsies...

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Articles on Fasting

Why should we fast, what does the Bible say? The Bible teaches that there are times for feasting and banqueting. But, there are also specified times...

More than one Christian thinker has pointed out that the joy of the Easter feast is significantly heightened by the somberness of the Lenten fast.

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