Day Nine – 21 Day Fast, January 17, 2017
As we continue our 21 day fast, there are a few things that I would like to impress upon you:
1) It is important to make Getting Closer to God as your first priority during this fast.
James 4:8 tells us that as we draw nigh to God, He will draw nigh to us. I can see a picture of God waiting for us to take the initiative in our relationship with Him, and He eagerly responds to our efforts by taking two steps towards us for every one step we take towards him.
Think about how valuable it is to have a close, intimate relationship with God. This is where we hear His voice clearly and accurately. This is also the place where we feel supremely loved and cared for. When we truly live as His “bride” we enjoy a place of supreme favor in His eyes.Read More