Bible Verses Used:

Matthew 6:16-18

Matthew 6:1-18

Translation Used:

ESV

Questions for discussion / reflection:

  1. Jesus fasted before His ministry began, what do you think was the reason/ purpose for His fast?
  2. Fasting was done in the Old and New Testaments, do you think the purposes of the NT differed from the NT?
  3. Should fasting be a lifestyle for a Jesus follower and what does this lifestyle mean to you?
  4. How would you describe this lifestyle to an unbeliever if asked to ?