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Water Fast

I’m on day one of a water fast. I haven’t decided yet how long it will be. I just need to jump start my weight loss. 20 more words


Take Time to be Holy

Read 54.) Leviticus 15:1 thru 17:16. Previously, we learned that certain foods, totally fine foods, could not be eaten, as they would result in ceremonial uncleanness. 478 more words


The Day of 'Ashura

The Prophet ﷺ said: “For fasting the day of ‘Ashura, I hope that Allah will accept it as an expiation for the year that went before.” … 36 more words


Day 25 - Fast of Tammuz

This will be a very short food diary, as I was mostly fasting today!

At 3 am I had a banana before the fast.

After the fast went out at 9.53 pm I had a chicken sandwich, two slices of wholemeal bread with two chicken legs, carrot and rocket. 70 more words

Weight Loss

Psalm 35:13 "...and humbled myself with fasting."

Sometimes when we want the Lord to get serious with us…we need to get serious with Him.  A day spent in prayer and fasting not only allows us to focus on the request, but the physical exercise of denying ourselves brings about clarity and direction from God as we humble ourselves before Him.

Daily Inspirational Devotional

Fasting, Keeping Kosher and Self restraint 

Today is a fast day, the 17th of Tammuz. I will leave it to other sites such as the wonderful Aish to talk about the religious significance of the day. 377 more words

Weight Loss

Ramadan: Food for thought

If I go for more than two hours without consuming food or water I become angry, easily irritated, and over-dramatic – making claims that I am probably going to faint soon. 817 more words