Why Pray and Fast?

“For every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted” (Luke 18:14) Introduction Most of the records surrounding fasting in the scriptures were at times of sadness, sorrow, and affliction. Its proper goal has always been to chasten and humble the soul and assist one in becoming closer to God to achieve…

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The Power of Prayer & Fasting

In the military setting, there are different kinds of weapons used against targets. There are regular weapons used for mild operations such as guns and hand-grenades; also there are special weapons that are only launched against serious threats from enemy forces. For instance, it is foolishness to face an armored tank with a pistol; and that’s exactly what many…

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