One of the enemy’s greatest tricks to the body of Christ is preventing us from discovering the mystery and treasure of fasting.
One of the greatest things about fasting is break through.
Being able to discover how easy God talks to us.
4 Types of Fasts
- Liquid fast – drink only water.
- Juice fast – drink liquids.
- Daniel fast – restriction from any meats. Eat bland foods. Fruits and vegetables.
- Total fast – fast from both food and liquids.
There is purging in fasting and also fasting affects your body. The primary thought about fasting is your connection with the kingdom of God.
1 Cor. 7:5
It is connected with the Spirit because the stomach is connected to the Spirit. The 1st temptation had to do with food. Food was the avenue of the downfall of our human race.
The white-collar sins of the church this is #1.
Gen. 9:24 – Noah’s sin had to do with his appetites.
Appetites are gifts of God but when they become abused they become idols.
Test to see if appetite is an idol is whether you or the appetite is in control.
The 1st temptation of Jesus was that of bread or food. Destruction comes from eating. Discovery comes from fasting.
Fasting is your obligation to seek the Kingdom of God.