By Mahesh Chavda
I bought this booklet hoping to profit the best way to move on a forty day quick. although, this ebook is barely a devotional with every day (beginning with day 1) being a devotion. If ever I do pass on a forty day quick, i'm certain this can be a truly important e-book.
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Yet many of us have to deal with “besetting” sins that seem to keep popping up. God wants us not only to defeat these entangling sins in our own lives, but also to go beyond our own needs to stand in the gap as intercessors for others. 5. We fast to become weak before God so God’s power can be strong. When you fast, you are making a conscious inward choice demonstrated by an outward act that you want God’s power to flow through you, not your own. You want God’s answer, not yours. If we become completely weak before God, the Lord will send us out in His power.
57 X T O DAY ’ S D E VO T I O N X Y our job description is to feel what God feels for the world and to do something about it. As far as God is concerned, you are the deputy with the authority, the badge, and the weapons of enforcement He left behind to deal with the works of the enemy. All three synoptic Gospels record the day Jesus gave His disciples the authority and the command to cast out demons and heal the sick. This job description was really a partial one for two reasons. First, it was a faint mirror image of Jesus’ own call from Isaiah 61.
Does your prayer level go up several notches? Why is this so? 2. Read Esther 4:15-16. When Esther called a fast, it was for a crisis of national importance. What results did the Jews experience? Has God asked you to fast for a national crisis? What happens when God’s people humble themselves in prayer and fasting? 3. Have you fasted and prayed when seeking God’s direction? Has this ever cleared up any confusion you may have had? Are God’s answers always the most logical? How does prayer and fasting shake out the cobwebs of our own strength and replace them with the clear voice of the Lord?
40 Days of Prayer and Fasting by Mahesh Chavda