A Prayer A Day 9/13/2016 – A Fasting Lifestyle

A Prayer A Day 9/13/2016 – A Fasting Lifestyle

Today’s Scripture(s) – Luke 2:36-37

Fasting. Apparently this is a bad word for many. I remember when I was a little girl there were two days out of the week that was sanctioned to fast. I cannot remember the days that were chosen, but I distinctly remember that there was fasting, weekly. When is the last time you fasted? This may shock many but there are “Christians” that go, years without embarking on a Holy Ghost Spirit filled fast. Okay. I’m old school in a sense. I’ve heard people say, and please do not get me wrong, however you fast is between you and the Lord. I’m not looking down my nose on these fasts I am just stating my own opinion here. So, I’ve heard people say: ‘I’m doing the Daniel fast’, ‘I’m fasting from TV’, ‘I’m fasting from Facebook’, ‘I’m fasting from meat’, ‘I’m fasting from …whatever’. Personally I am a fan of what in my mind is ‘real’ fasting and that is: “No food, read the word of God more, pray to the Lord more, drink water” fasting. As a little girl, I remember fasts that were either from sun up to sun down or from 6am to 6pm. I say all of this to say to you. Fast. Fast unto the Lord. Don’t just ‘turn down your plate’. I use to hear, ‘turn down your plate’ and get in the word of God. ‘Turn down your plate talk to and commune with the Lord. ‘Turn down your plate and pray’. If you are fasting and not praying your fast is merely a ‘diet’. If you are fasting and filling your eyeballs with the things of this world your fasting (in my opinion) is wasted, you may as well just eat. When the …..(click link to read entire prayer. Please Share.) http://conta.cc/2codKkl

This Weeks Scripture Of Encouragement:

Psalm 35:1-3
Plead my cause, O Lord, with them that strive with me: fight against them that fight against me. Take hold of shield and buckler, and stand up for mine help. Draw out also the spear, and stop the way against them that persecute me: say unto my soul, I am thy salvation.


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