Posts tagged with ‘Fasting’

2/21/22 SEEK THE LORD THROUGH PRAYER AND FASTING

by Barry Lovett

Ustka “Then, having fasted and prayed, and laid hands on them, they sent them away.” Acts 13:3 The first-century church in Antioch experienced a time of exciting growth when “a great number believed and turned to the Lord” (Acts 11:21).  As a result, Barnabas and Saul came to teach the new believers.  But along with the […]

5/24/21 IN GIVING UP SOMETHING WE LOVE, WE MAY HAVE A DEEPER EXPERIENCE WITH THE GOD WE LOVE

by Barry Lovett

http://wargereavy.com/project/increased-access-to-early-learning-programs-for-children-with-disabilities/ “When you fast, do not be like the hypocrites.” Matthew 6:16 Jesus taught that we should not draw attention to ourselves when we fast. It is a private act of sacrificial worship that should not provide any room for religious pride.  Jesus then reminded his disciples that, “Your Father who sees what is done in secret will […]

1/16/15 SEEK THE LORD THROUGH PRAYER AND FASTING

by Barry Lovett

“Then, having fasted and prayed, and laid hands on them, they sent them away.” Acts 13:3 The first-century church in Antioch experienced a time of exiting growth when “a great number believed and turned to the Lord” (Acts 11:21). As a result, Barnabas and Saul came to teach the new believers. But along with the […]