Prayer and Fasting
I. Pray things through (Matthew 6:5-8)
A. Prayer is not just words, but ears too.
1. A man prayed and at first he thought that prayer was talking.
However, he became more and more quiet until he realized
that prayer is listening.
B. “Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?” Corrie Ten
C. Pray for the small things
1. We are told that if we have faith the size of a mustard seed,
we can move mountains.
II. Fasting is not just a physical discipline, it can be a spiritual feast.
A. When you fast…(Matthew 6:16)
B. Maybe you are stuck in a season and you are a fast away from
Take Away: Fasting detaches you from this world. Prayer reattaches you to the next world.
___Commit to return next Sunday
___Commit to pray things through
___Commit to think small
___Commit to plug into the power of prayer and fasting