Topic: Breaking Forth In Fasting [Seeds of Destiny 14 December 2018 Devotional]
Scripture: Is not this the fast that I have chosen? to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the heavy burdens, and to let the oppressed go free, and that ye break every yoke?… Isaiah 58:6
Thought For The Day: Fasting comes with a force that breaks things forth and opens doors where necessary.
Fasting is a major key to breaking forth in life and destiny. The period of fasting is a period of breaking forth in many realms. Fasting comes with a force that breaks things forth and opens doors where necessary.
There are many dimensions of breaking forth brought about by fasting. Let me give you three of them:
- Breaking Forth into Liberty
The period of fasting is a period for breaking of chains, ancestral and generational yokes and diverse bondages. It is a period of captivity turnaround (Isaiah 58:6).
- Breaking Forth of Light
The fast period is a period of multi-dimensional explosions of light; it is the season where scriptures come alive (Isaiah 58:8).
- Breaking Forth in Health
During the period of fast, diverse ailments and afflictions are healed (Isaiah 58:8).
Now, how do we fast productively?
- Reach out to the needy as a lifestyle
Reaching out to the needy is a key to a productive fast. People who are hardened against the needy do not see much result from their fast (Isaiah 58:7).
- Avoid careless talk
The period of fasting is the period of spiritual exercise and soberness. We must avoid vanity, loquacity and talkativeness (Isaiah 58:9).
- Avoid wordless fast
We must study the scriptures while fasting. Light and revelations come out from the Word during fasting (John 1:1-5).
Beloved, make up your mind to fast often in order to deepen your relationship with God.
Remember This: Fasting comes with a force that breaks things forth and open doors where necessary.
- Take at least one day in the week to wait on the Lord in fasting, praying and studying of the Word.
- Let prayer flow sufficiently during fasting.
Prayer: O Lord, I ask for the grace to wait on You in fasting. Open my eyes to see and hear from You in this season, Lord, in Jesus’ Name.
FOR FURTHER UNDERSTANDING, GET THIS MESSAGE: BREAKING FORTH IN FASTING.
Quote: Any step taken outside of God is a step unto disaster. Culled from 21 FOOLISH THINGS PEOPLE DO by Dr Paul Enenche
Daily Reading: 1 Chronicles 16:37 to 18:17, Romans 2:1 to 24, Psalm 10:16 to 18, Proverbs 19:8 to 9.
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