THE GLORY OF THE LORD
Another type of fasting is the complete Fasts are found in Matthew 4:2 (Jesus), Deuteronomy 9:9-18 (Moses), 1 Kings 19:8 (Elijah), Esther 4:16 (Community Jewish Fast) among other passages as well. Participants are recorded as eating and drinking nothing. These fasts are also recorded as being done at varying lengths. Scripturally they are as short as 3 days and as long as 40 days. Typically modern day participants of this form of fasting will drink water as a part of their fasting regimen. Note: Complete fasts deprive the body of all outside sources of energy and hydration (unless drinking water). CAREFUL PLANNING AND PRAYER will have to be done before attempting a complete fast of substantial length (over 5 days).] “Then shall your light break forth like the morning, and YOUR HEALING [your restoration and the power of a new life] SHALL SPRING FORTH SPEEDILY; your righteousness [your appropriateness, your justice, and your right relationship with God] shall go before you [conducting you to peace and prosperity], and THE GLORY OF THE LORD SHALL BE YOUR REAR GUARD.” (Isa. 58:8) [It may not be a bad idea to check with your doctor before attempting a fast of this kind. Allow your doctor to advise you on any concerns about your health situation. Now if our Abba Father directs you to fast a certain way – nothing is impossible for him!] “[Mordecai] also gave him
Be blessed as you praise The Lord, knowing that NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE WITH GOD TODAY!