fasting

Does Fasting Even Matter Anymore?

Jesus and Moses began their earthly ministries by spending 40 days alone in the wilderness…

This Lent, Consider a Social Media Fast

We all seem to be looking down these days. I wonder if that’s why many…

Fasting is More than Just a Holy Diet

RELEVANT tackles the topic of fasting, looking at the physical, emotional and spiritual results of the ancient discipline.

Why Jesus Left Us

Richard Stearns, president of World Vision U.S., explains how the Lenten season prepares us to fulfill the mission of the gospel.

The Forgotten Half of Fasting

Lisa Velthouse shares tips for not only fasting from something this Lenten season, but fasting to something greater.

The Fear of Fasting

In this excerpt from 40 Days without Food, Russ Masterson shares the fears and hopes that led him to embark on a 40-day fast.

A Christian Budget? Pt. 1

Ambassador Tony Hall writes an op-ed for RELEVANT about the current U.S. budget crisis, particularly how Christians ought to think of a budget as a moral document.

Confessions Of A Novice Faster

I’ve fasted two times in my life. The first time, I was 10, and had…

The Emptiness Of Fasting

Fasting, for me, started taking on some real meaning in a bookstore. It would be…

Deep Thoughts … On Fasting

I’ve never really understood fasting. It seems like such an odd discipline. I mean, praying…