Category Archives: Fasting

Fasting – Part 4, Purposes of Fasting – 2

Purposes of Fasting By Pastor Bill Murchison   The definition of fasting is to abstain from eating to humbly seek the Lord in prayer with a specific purpose in mind. There are over a dozen different specific purposes in Scripture … Continue reading

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Fasting – Part 3, Purposes of Fasting -1

Purposes of Fasting By Pastor Bill Murchison   Last week in my quiet times, I read of two different fasts. The purpose for each of those fasts were very different. The first fast is found in 2 Samuel 12:15-23. David … Continue reading

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Fasting – Part 2, Misunderstandings About Fasting

Misunderstandings About Fasting By Pastor Bill Murchison   In the first article we looked at the Hebrew, Greek, and dictionary definitions for fasting. I also gave you my own definition of fasting. Fasting: to abstain from food in order to … Continue reading

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Fasting – Part 1, Definition of Fasting

Definition of Fasting By Pastor Bill Murchison   Recently, one of our members encouraged our body to fast for forty days. The impression he had was for each person to sign up for certain meals during the forty-day period and … Continue reading

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