Fasting doesn’t save, but the saved should be fasting!

“And when you fast, do not look gloomy like the hypocrites, for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. But when you fast, anoint your head and wash your face, that your fasting may not be seen by others but by your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.”    -Matthew 6:16-18

This Sunday our church has the privilege of starting our annual Daniel Fast, based on Daniel 1:12 and Daniel 10:2-3. In this post, I hope to stress the following concept: that although fasting doesn’t save, those who are saved fast. Fasting should be a part of the believer’s life.

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