Author Archives: Kristen Feola

Why Should I Fast? 7 Examples of Fasting in the Bible

Why Should I Fast? 7 Examples of Fasting in the Bible

Although the Bible doesn’t give a direct command on this issue, examples of fasting appear in both the Old and the New Testaments. One of the most telling passages in which fasting is mentioned is Matthew 6:16, where Jesus is teaching His disciples basic principles of godly living. When speaking on fasting, He begins with,

Why Should I Read the Bible?

These instructions are not empty words — they are your life! — Deuteronomy 32:47 When I was younger, I saw the Bible as a book of rules, a long list of dos and don’ts. Although I was saved at a young age, my view on God’s love was severely skewed. I thought I was a “good” Christian if I did

Serving Others

Living as a servant is everyone’s calling. Service to God and other people yields the highest rewards that heaven holds. ~ Ron Marinari It was a bitter cold day in December. The temperature was below freezing, and the windchill was dangerously low. I had just picked up my daughter, Jocelyn, from preschool when I spotted an elderly lady walking along the sidewalk. All

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