Fasting For Spiritual Breakthrough (Paperback)Elmer L Towns
Learn how fasting can strengthen your faith and draw you closer to God, helping you to be a true overcomer in Christ. From the leading authority on fasting, this book gives you the biblical reasons for practicing this spiritual discipline, and introduces you to nine biblical fasts--each designed for a specific physical and spiritual outcome.
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. These include:
· The Disciple's Fast--to free yourself and others from addictions to sin
· The Ezra Fast--to solve problems, inviting the Holy Spirit's aid
· The Saint 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.
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.
About the Author
Elmer L. Towns is dean emeritus of the School of Religion and Theological Seminary at Liberty University, which he cofounded 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.
ByElmer L Towns
Size140 x 216 mm
Number of Pages256 pp
PublisherBaker Book House