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Fasting | A Prayerful Practice

Bennett Gibson helps us prepare to fast on Good Friday Have you ever tried to fast? How hard was it to accomplish? I’ve fasted many times in my life (sometimes unsuccessfully), and I can say it’s not easy. To be … Continue reading

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Good Friday Devotional 2016

By Iljin Cho In the Bay Area, fasting is rarely talked about or pursued. Consequently, it is convicting to know that Jesus was a fan of fasting: before starting his ministry Jesus fasted for forty days (Matthew 4:2); Jesus devoted a … Continue reading

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Good Friday Devotional 2015

By Andrew Hoffman Good Friday is the anniversary of Jesus death on the cross. This devotional will guide your reflections on this special day. If you are physically able, it is recommended that you fast from solid food from morning … Continue reading

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Good Friday Devotional 2013

Please join me as we remember — in fasting (if you are able), prayer and meditation — the final day of Jesus’ initial earthly life, as the cross loomed, and then became a very real and eternally meaningful reality. Please … Continue reading

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Good Friday

In The Jesus Prayer,  Author Frederica Mathewes-Green writes about hungering for God’s presence but not experiencing it: “Picture yourself walking around a shopping mall, looking at people and the window displays. Suddenly, you get a whiff of cinnamon. You weren’t … Continue reading

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Good Friday?

by Peter Konz I don’t know about you, but I sometimes have trouble wrapping my head around “Good Friday.”  Not in what God wrought, but more in the name.  It seems a paradox when we consider the trial and passion … Continue reading

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Good Friday Devotional (April 10, 2009)

Once in awhile it is good to remind ourselves that there is something we need even more than the next morning bun from La Farine (man, those are good!).  We need spiritual bread: Jesus Christ.  I’m not a faster by … Continue reading

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