Prayer and fasting

Why Fasting is such a powerful and God-given means for intensifying our prayer life

There, by the Ahava Canal, I proclaimed a fast, so that we might humble ourselves before our God and ask him for a safe journey for us and our children, with all our possessions. (Ezra 8:21) As soon as I started praying the other day I suddenly had an amazing sense of... read more

Intensifying our prayer life: Sackcloth and the Day of Prayer and Fasting

Join me in suffering as a loyal soldier of Christ Jesus. No one serving as a soldier gets entangled in civilian affairs, but rather tries to please his commanding officer . . . Reflect on what I am saying, for the Lord will give you insight into all this (2 Tim.... read more