I discovered that many people are afraid of fasting due to how painful it is in the body. But do you desire to be great ? “Once you do” there’s a prize for it.
If you want your voice to have weight no matter how tiny it is, you must engage in fasting. How often are you speaking to people as a minister, speaker, singer or prayer warrior and after, they will not be satisfy. It’s because you have refuse to load your yourself with high credit called fasting.
Please I don’t mean staving yourself but fasting and prayer with the reading of word of God. Staving yourself May attract stomach ulcer but fasting and prayer will provide energy
Fasting cleanses the soul, raises the mind, subjects one’s flesh to the spirit, renders the heart contrite and humble, scatters the clouds of concupiscence, quenches the fire of lust, and kindles the true light of chastity. Enter again into yourself.
Fasting in the biblical sense is choosing not to partake of food because your spiritual hunger is so deep, your determination in intercession so intense, or your spiritual warfare so demanding that you have temporarily set aside even fleshly needs to give yourself to prayer and meditation.
The abstinence is not to be an end in itself but rather for the purpose of being separated to the Lord and to concentrate on godliness. This kind of fasting reduces the influence of our self-will and invites the Holy Spirit to do a more intense work in us.
Do you imagine how powerful some people are? There’s a prize for it. Pharaoh won’t let you go, unless there’s a demonstration of power. If you like pay the prize and if you like be papering your body with junk food. By overloading the body with food you strangle the soul and render it less active.
People did not decide their future, they decide their habit and their habit decide their future. It is better to be misunderstood, to be controversial than to be useless in life