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Oct 2, 2017

Spiritual Immune System

By |Oct 2, 2017|Christ, Devotionals, Fasting, Meditation, Praise, Prayer, Service, Thanksgiving, Worship|1 Comment

We are dependent on our immune system for survival on a planet where microbes come against us to bring disease.  We are told that there is no better way to strengthen our immune system than exercising, avoiding junk foods, and eating a broad variety of fruits and vegetables. Some foods let you survive and others

Feb 27, 2017

Negative and Positive Fasting

By |Feb 27, 2017|Devotionals, Fasting, Justice, Light, Prayer|0 Comments

There is a fasting that gives up something.  There is a fasting that adds something.  There is a fasting that is self-denial.  There is a fasting that is to restore the denied.  There is a fasting that gives up food, and there is a fasting that feeds the poor, frees the oppressed, clothes the naked

Mar 6, 2014

With All Of Your Heart

By |Mar 6, 2014|Addictions, Devotionals, Fasting, Lent, Love, Prayer|0 Comments

The Great Commandment is about loving the Lord with all of our heart.  Sometimes the Lord calls us to special prayer and fasting to zero our whole being toward the supremacy of God in our lives.  We lay aside things we like, enjoy and “love” for the One we are to love supremely.  It is

Mar 4, 2014

Ash Wednesday 2014

By |Mar 4, 2014|Devotionals, Fasting, Lent, Temptations, Trials|0 Comments

Lent has traditionally been a time of self-denial.  It is a reminder to us of Israel’s time in the wilderness, as well as our Lord’s time in the wilderness when He fasted 40 days and was tempted by the Devil.  As you walk through this season of Lent, know that the One who walked before