Prayer

A Word About Prayer and Fasting

A few years ago, I began promoting a monthly day of fasting and prayer. The seventh of each month was arbitrarily chosen because it is easy to remember and seven appears to be a number that God particularly likes. The larger purpose behind fasting and prayer is "showing God the strength of our desire." Fasting…

Prayer

Does Prayer Change the Outcome?

Let us begin with a reality check. Have you ever been in a desperate situation where you really needed special help from God and no help arrived? Have you ever had a "death valley" experience and from your perspective, it seemed God totally ignored your cry for help? Have you ever been angry and frustrated…