8 Sermons: A Hunger for God
The course of history has been changed again and again through the fasting of God's people.
We have tasted the wine of Christ's presence by his Spirit and cannot now be satisfied until the consummation of joy arrives.
Fasting is God's testing ground—and healing ground.
Perhaps the Christian church has not used all the spiritual resources available to us in the effort to overcome darkness.
Shall we long for the Christ less than Anna longed for him?
Jesus is not teaching on whether we should fast or not. He assumes we will and teaches us how to do it and especially how not to do it.
Be ware of substituting religious fervor for righteous living.
Let's trust the Great Physician—the Lord, our healer. Let's accept the fast that he has prescribed for us.