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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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Positions of Prayer – Part 7, Looking Expectantly To Heaven

Positions of Prayer – Part 7 Looking Expectantly To Heaven By Pastor Bill Last week we looked at how the condition of our heart affects our ability to look to heaven while we are praying. Ezra felt humiliated, embarrassed, and … Continue reading

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Positions of Prayer – Part 6, Looking To Heaven

Positions of Prayer – Part 6  Looking To Heaven By Pastor Bill Many times I have heard pastors tell everyone to bow their heads, close their eyes and pray. It was only after our ministry teams had been to a … Continue reading

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Positions of Prayer – Part 4, Kneeling Before God

Positions of Prayer – Part 4 Kneeling Before God By Pastor Bill In Philippians 2:10 we find that at the name of Jesus, every knee should bow. This includes everyone in heaven, on earth, and under the earth. What does … Continue reading

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Positions of Prayer – Part 3, Falling On Our Face Before God # 2

Positions of Prayer – Part 3 Falling On Our Face Before God # 2 By Pastor Bill Last week we looked at the significance of falling on our face before God. We saw that the significance of falling on our … Continue reading

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Positions of Prayer – Part 2, Falling On Our Face Before God # 1

Positions of Prayer – Part 2 Falling On Our Face Before God # 1 By Pastor Bill  We are looking at some positions of prayer. Last week we looked at the significance of lifting our hands while we pray. This … Continue reading

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Corporate Prayer – Part 2

Corporate Prayer – Part 2 By Pastor Bill Last week we looked at the Hebrew word that is used for Amen. It meant to build up, foster or support, as a parent. When we say Amen, we are taking responsibility … Continue reading

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Husbands – Pray For Your Wives

Husbands – Pray For Your Wives By Pastor Bill The Lord tells us in James 5:16 to “confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous … Continue reading

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