How to fast and what to fast from

Fasting times are meant for penitence and abstinence, sacrifice and self-denial to be accompanied with focus on prayers and reflection on God’s Word. Many concepts of how to fast found their way into the ways manypeople have fasted in the Church. Many fasted from food and drink (oneevening meal daily),...

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Origin and Purpose of Lent Fast

Today many Churches and ministries and fellowships but modern foundersthat have no allegiance to historic foundations hold periods of fasting duringcertain times of the years especially in the first quarter of the year. SomeChurches today fast 3 days, others 7 days, others 21 days and even 40days and 70 days! Such...

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BENEFITS OF FASTING AND ABSTINENCE TO NOTE

BENEFITS OF FASTING AND ABSTINENCE TO NOTE    Fasting is means of purposeful and volitional affliction  ( deprivation andcompunction ) of soul (Isa 58:3-5).    Like prayer, Fasting is a means to extra grace for the fulfilment of God’s good pleasure according to His will.    Fasting...

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Must I go, and empty-handed

Must I go, and empty-handed Must I go, and empty-handed,” Thus my dear Redeemer meet? Not one day of service give Him, Lay no trophy at His feet? Refrain: “Must I go, and empty-handed?” Must I meet my Savior so? Not one soul with which to greet Him, Must I...

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What type is your Faith, and UNTO what is you Faith?

*WHAT TYPE OF FAITH DO YOU HAVE?* Jas 2:17-19 (17)  Even so faith, if it has not works, is dead, being alone. (18)  Yea, a man may say, You have faith, and I have works: show me your faith without your works, and I will show you my faith by...

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BASICS OF EFFECTUAL FASTING

Other appointed Special Fasts are also practiced by all Churches today similar tothe fasting in Nineveh under Jonah (Jona 3:5-10) and in Israel under Ezra andNehemiah (Ezr 8:21; Neh 9:1-2).Participation in Christian Public Fasting should be done as privately as possiblewithout ostentatious show-off though it cannot really be done secretly....

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Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven | Henry F. Lyte

Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven | Henry F. Lyte Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven; To His feet thy tribute bring. Ransomed, healed, restored, forgiven, Evermore His praises sing: Praise Him, praise Him, alleluia! Praise the everlasting King. Praise Him for His grace and favor To our...

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SEVEN DIVINE REDEMPTIVE COVENANTS IN THE SCRIPTURES

All pre-messianic covenants in the Scriptures are CUMULATIVELY REVELATORY (Rom 15:4; 1Cor 10:11; 2Tim 3:15-17; Heb 1:1-2) and PROGRESSIVELY REDEMPTIVE (Heb 9:8-15; 11:39-40) in order to SCHOOL and TUTOR humanity unto Christ (Gal 3:21-27; 4:1-7). Jesus Christ brought the Eternal Messianic Salvation from sin’s depravity, dominion and damnation for all...

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SATAN is busy among the SAINTS!

*SATAN IS BUSY AMONG THE SAINTS!* _Watch, Pray, and Watch!_ Satan used Scripture to tell half-truth to Eve in Eden, he also used Scripture to tempt Christ with half-truth. Half-truth is falsehood and it kills. The agents of modern paganism that have invaded the Church with their half-truth to revise...

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A BRIEF CMS NIGER MISSION ANNIVERSARY STORY

161st CMS NIGER MISSION ANNIVERSARY – 1857-2018. A BRIEF CMS NIGER MISSION ANNIVERSARY STORY. Enjoy, and Appreciate our benefactors. Text: Isaiah 9:2-3. “The people walked in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned. *You have enlarged...

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