Discover the Biblical, Time-Tested Way to Spiritual Victory
Jesus fasted. The prophets fasted. The apostles fasted. Whether they needed guidance or strength or healing or a miracle, these heroes of the faith knew the key to overcoming any obstacle in their path: prayer and fasting.
In this bestselling, trusted resource, Dr. Elmer Towns introduces you to nine biblical fasts aimed at specific physical and spiritual outcomes, including:
• The Disciple Fast: to free yourself and others from addictions to sin
• The Ezra Fast: to solve problems, inviting the Holy Spirit’s aid
• The Paul Fast: to bring clearer perspective and insight in critical decision making
• The Daniel Fast: to gain a healthier life or healing
Each fast includes its purpose and biblical basis, why or when to practice this fast, and a practical step-by-step guide as you prepare for it. This edition now includes study questions for individuals or groups, daily devotions for a twenty-one-day fast, guidelines for breaking your fast, and more.
No matter what you are up against, here is everything you need to seek the heart of God and prepare the way for spiritual breakthrough.
This Time-Tested Book Will Strengthen Your Faith, Drawing You Closer to God
This comprehensive book is for you if you seek a closer walk with God, whether you wonder how to fast or you’ve been practicing this spiritual discipline for years. As you learn the clear biblical reasons for fasting, you’ll also be introduced to nine biblical fasts that God can use for specific physical and spiritual outcomes.
Each fast includes its purpose and biblical basis, why or when to practice this fast, and a practical step-by-step guide as you prepare for it.
Now included in the book are new stories from people who have found spiritual breakthroughs in fasting, study questions for individuals or groups, biblical references to fasting, a fasting glossary, and more.Discover nine ways to break through bondage and get closer to God through fasting.
Learn how fasting can strengthen your faith and draw you closer to God, helping you to be a true overcomer in Christ.
This book gives you the biblical reasons for fasting and introduces you to nine biblical fasts…each designed for a specific physical and spiritual outcome.
Dr. Elmer L. Towns is dean emeritus of the School of Religion and Theological Seminary at Liberty University, which he co-founded in 1971 with Jerry Falwell. Each Sunday he continues to teach the Pastor’s Bible Class at Thomas Road Baptist Church, which is televised on a local network and Angel One.
- Paperback: 256 pages
- Publisher: Bethany House Publishers; Revised, Updated edition (November 7, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0764218395
- ISBN-13: 9780764218392, 9780764215988
- Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.4 inches
- Shipping Weight: 11 ounces