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breakthrough prayer

This kind can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting (Mark 9:29 NKJV).

Do you need a breakthrough in prayer?  A spiritual breakthrough is a sudden leap forward in an area where we’ve been seeking God and persisting in prayer.  A breakthrough occurs after a long struggle against some kind of obstacle or enemy.  In short, a breakthrough is getting “unstuck.”  One of the ways I’ve experienced breakthroughs in prayer is through fasting.  Not sure why fasting adds power to my prayers.  It just does.  Jesus spoke of fasting as a normal part of one’s spiritual life.  “When you fast,” he said.  Not “if you fast.” Continue reading