FASTING

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WHY FAST

  • I want the anointing/fire to help others
  • I need healing or a miracle?
  • I need God to make some changes in my life?
  • Is there a dream  or a  vision locked up in there that needs to manifest?
  • Do you need to have an encounter?
  • Do you desire that intimate powerful relationship with the Lord?
  • Do you need to hear/know His voice?
  • Do you need to be free from the chains binding you?
  • Do you need guidance/instruction
  • Do you need to hear clearly from God on some issues in your life or concerning a love one?
  • This one come out only by  prayer and fasting...

WHO FASTED IN THE BIBLE

Names of everyone who fasted in the Bible and for how long?

Moses (40 days) - Deutronomy 9:9
Elijah (40 days) - 1 Kings 19:8
Jesus (40 days) - Matthew 4:1,2
Matthew 9:14 - habit of John's disciples and the pharisees
Anna - Luke 2:37
Cornelius - Acts 10:30
Paul - 2 Corinthians 6:5; 11:27
I Samuel 31:13 - the whole nation after Saul's death
Judges 20:26 - as part of weeping over sin
2 Samual 3:35 - after the death of Abner
2 Samual 12:16-22 - part of prayer for David's sick child
1 Samuel 7:6 - part of repentence before moving the ark
Psalms 35:13 - as part of intercession for a friend
Psalms 69:10 - part of prayer and repentence
Psalms 109:24 - part of prayer and repentence
1 Kings 21:27 - Ahab after Elijah predicts his death
2 Chronicles 20:3 - Jehoshaphat from fear of his enemies
Ezra 10:6 - Ezra upset over the sins of the people
Nehemiah 1:4 - praying over the destruction of Jerusalem
Jeremiah 36:9 - time of fasting proclaimed
Daniel 6:18 - The king fasted while Daniel was in the lion's den
Daniel 9:3 - while praying for the deliverance of the people
Psalms 35:3 - when prayers are unanswered
Esther 4:16 - in times of danger
Acts 13:3 , Acts 14:23 - before ordaining miniters
1 Samuel 7:6 - when confessing sin
Deutronomy 9:18 - sign of humility
Daniel 10:1-3 - while seeking wisdom/knowledge ffrom God
Jonah 3:5-10 - Ninevites after Jonah preaches
Acts 9:9 - Paul after his coversion and before healed