2 Chronicles 7:14 -  "If my people who are called by My Name humble themselves, and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land."


Throughout Scripture, fasting typically refers to abstaining from food for spiritual purposes (Esther 4:16; Daniel 10:3; Joel 2:15; Matthew 4:4; Luke 4:2). For some, the spiritual discipline of fasting is intimidating.