Free Sermons and Sermon Outlines for Preaching :

Sermons on Fast: showing 1-15 of 131





  • Show more


Sermon Type


Get Full Access — Free for 14 Days
Unlock premium sermon illustrations, preaching campaigns, and church media ... only with PRO
Get Started
  • Fasting Series

    Contributed by Doug Gregory on May 7, 2008

    Part three of a four part series

    (Matthew 6:16-18 NASB) “Whenever you fast, do not put on a gloomy face as the hypocrites do, for they neglect their appearance so that they will be noticed by men when they are fasting. Truly I say to you, they have their reward in full. (17) “But you, when you fast, anoint your head and wash more

  • Is There Not A Cause?

    Contributed by Adam Aziz on Mar 10, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Is there not a cause? You are here for a cause- you were not put on this earth just to be here- no you were put here for a reason.

    Is There Not a Cause? I Samuel 17:29-32(Scripture Reading) [Explain] Note VS 29- “is there not a cause?” •Cause- principle, meaningful, worthy of support What does Satan do to God’s people? I Samuel 17:9-11 [Explain] This is what Satan does to God’s people Goliath- taunted, more

  • Are You In The Battle?

    Contributed by T.j. Conwell on Jun 26, 2008
    based on 4 ratings

    A look at King Jehoshaphat and his faithfulness to turn to God in the midst of the battle.

    Are you in the battle? 2 Chronicles 20:1-30 - Are you currently in a battle with evil? Are you dealing with struggles in your life? - How are you handling issues according to God’s Word? - Are you leaning on God or relying on yourself? - One man’s example of living a life that honors God more

  • Jesus Explains Why All Things Must Be Made New Series

    Contributed by Jerry Hillyer Ii on Jul 8, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    This is an examination of Jesus’ words to the Pharisees and disciples of John concerning fasting and new wine.

    Jesus Explains Why Things Must be Made New Matthew 9:14-17 Introduction A little later John’s followers approached, asking, “Why is it that we and the Pharisees rigorously discipline body and spirit by fasting, but your followers don’t?” Jesus told them, “When you’re celebrating a wedding, more

  • Transcending Tradition Series

    Contributed by C. Philip Green on Jul 6, 2009
    based on 4 ratings

    While looking at the disciplines of fasting and Sabbath, this message encourages believers not to let any tradition steal their joy or their love. We can’t be so into church business that we forget what our business is, and that is to help people.

    Transcending Tradition (Mark 2:18 – 3:6) Just this last week, I came across some odd laws that are still on the books around the country. I think you’ll find them quite amusing. For example, young girls are never allowed to walk a tightrope in Wheeler, Mississippi, unless it’s in a church. In more

  • Fasting Is Not For Super-Saints Series

    Contributed by C. Philip Green on Jul 6, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    This message examines the 40 times fasting is found in the Bible and discovers that fasting is not for the super spiritual, but for the super-sorrowful, most often because they realize they are super-sinners.

    Fasting Is Not for Super-Saints One day, Kathy Cash’s husband, of Dallas, Texas, announced to the family that he was going to fast and pray. Ginny, their 5-year-old, had recently learned that fasting meant not eating. “No!” she shouted. “You can’t fast! You’ll die!” Her dad carefully more

  • The Right Motive For Fasting Series

    Contributed by Chad Bolfa on Apr 14, 2009
    based on 4 ratings

    The benefits of truly fasting are enormous, but there are also dangers. We can fast for the wrong reasons. This is the point of this passage of scripture. Jesus will council us on the wrong and right motives for fasting.

    Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount Part 13 The right Motive for fasting Matthew 6:16-18 Introduction Fasting means to abstain from food for some religious or spiritual purpose. A study of the practiced by Jesus and by the great leaders of the bible reveals what God means by fasting. Very more

  • The Joy In Fasting Series

    Contributed by Michael Deutsch on Oct 27, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Fasting is the least practiced discipline, but is doable. part 12 of 13 on Spiritual Disc.

    Spiritual Disciplines: Fasting Sermon Number 11 March 16, 2008 About two weeks ago, we were watching something on television and there was a commercial for the Olive Garden restaurant. Zachary commented “the food looks so good!” He was ready to dive in and eat another dinner. The commercial more

  • The Fast And The Prayer-Ous

    Contributed by Steven Haguewood on Aug 5, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    Fasting is not required in the New Testament, neither is it condemned. When used properly it can help us have a closer relationship with God

    THE FAST AND THE PRAYER-OUS Text: Matthew 6:16-18 INTRODUCTION: 1. When I let my wife know that I was thinking about preaching on fasting, she said, "You’ve probably never fasted in your life." a. That’s not true (when I was younger, fasted with aunt and uncle) b. So I have fasted (just not more

  • Fasting Series

    Contributed by Bruce Shields on Aug 24, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    Part 14:Sermon on the Mount Series - Not if...but when, according to Jesus.

    The Great Commission Part 14 – Sermon on the Mount – Fasting Pastor Bruce A. Shields House of Faith – WELCOME INTRODUCTION TO SERMON † The Sermon on the Mount – The Beatitudes † We are the Salt, staying pure with God’s Holy Word † We are the Light, showing that Word to more

  • Into The Wild With Jesus

    Contributed by Monty Newton on Mar 1, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    A spiritual wilderness may be a place we fight Satan and face-off with our inner demons.

    Title: Into the Wild (with Jesus) Text: Mark 1:9-15 Thesis: A spiritual wilderness may be a place we fight with Satan and face-off with our inner demons. Introduction You may be wondering why this particular story is pertinent to us today. The story is pertinent because it does at more

  • Dancing With God

    Contributed by Anne Benefield on Mar 5, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    Dancing with God begins when we realize that God chooses the music and the dance, but most importantly, God leads.

    Dancing with God Matthew 6:1-6; 16-21 The Reverend Anne Benefield Geneva Presbyterian Church, Ash Wednesday February 25, 2009 Introduction: The passage we will read tonight is the traditional reading for Ash Wednesday. It focuses our attention on the three disciplines of Lent: Praying, more

  • Fasting And Prayer Series

    Contributed by Robert Higgins on Mar 10, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    What role does fasting and prayer have to living the supernatural life?

    Sept 14 – Living the Supernatural Life: Fasting and Power Review of what God has shown us over the past few weeks. We are on a journey to discover and release the supernatural power of God that He has promised for our lives. The Supernatural Life: Is the norm for Christians and is not meant more

  • Fast & The Furious Series

    Contributed by Tom Papez on Aug 8, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    Message about fasting with some great illustrations, details 4 of the main reasons to fast, mentions Jonah.

    FAST & THE FURIOUS A STUDY ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT: PART XXII (FASTING) INTRO: In 2001, there was a movie made about an undercover cop that infiltrates the hidden underworld of street racing in Hollywood. It was the first movie to feature major Asian automotive imports, and in the end, the more

  • Your Father Will Reward You

    Contributed by Davon Huss on Aug 11, 2009

    A sermon on hypocrisy or pompus piety from Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18

    Evening Service for 8/9/2009 Matthew 6:1-6, 16- 18 Introduction: Did you grow up in an openly “religious” home? WBTU: A. Jesus has been talking about superior righteousness (Matthew 5:20- Righteousness exceed the Pharisees), now he warns them of the danger of religious hypocrisy. B. more