Archive for 'Fasting'

A Time for Fasting

Luke 5: 33-39 1 Cor 4:1-5 / Psa 37 Can you make the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them; in those days they will fast. (Luke 5:34-35) Nothing will last, but in its place, The old will be […]

Fasting and Feasting

Luke 5: 33-39 Col 1:15-20 / Psa 100:1-5 Can you make the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them; in those days they will fast. (Luke 5:34-35) Nothing will last, but in its place, The old will be replaced […]

Essence of Fasting

Matthew 9: 14-17 Gen 27:1-5,15-29 / Ps 135: 1-6 The days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast. (Matthew 9:15) All things have their time or season A time to feast, a time to fast; If we must fast, the main reason Must be to put our […]

On Fasting and Feasting

Matthew 9: 14-15 Isa 58: 1-9a/ Ps 51: 3-4. 5-6ab. 18-19 Can the wedding guests mourn while the bridegroom is with them? (Matthew 9:15) No one fasts on a wedding feast, Or abstain in a celebration; But during Lent the parties cease, For fasting and mortification. The disciples of John came to Jesus, saying, “Why […]

Fasting

Matthew 9: 14-17 Am 9: 11-15 / Ps 85: 9-14 The days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast. (Matthew 9:15) All things have their time or season A time to feast, a time to fast; If we must fast, the main reason Must be to put […]

The Time for Fasting

Matthew 9: 14-15 Is 58: 1-9a/ Ps 51:3-6ab,18-19 The days will come when the bridegroom will be taken away from them, and then, they will fast. (Matthew 9:15) If we must go hungry for a day, Remember Christ fasted for 40 days; The ‘Bridegroom’ has been ‘taken away’ Now we will fast while singing His […]