We always want to define a purpose for our Daniel Fast. We know that the number one reason for the fast is to develop our faith and draw closer to God. One’s purpose is focus of prayer, studying God’s Word and materials that will be used during the fast.
The most common purpose for fasting is “financial breakthrough.” It’s not a surprise in these economic times that have lasted so long.
I know the pain of financial crisis and have deep compassion for men, women and couples suffering from financial setbacks. I experienced the darkest period of my life in 2007 when the financial wheels came off the U.S. economy and I was faced with a failing business.
You can hear my story at this link: Susan’s Personal Story With Financial Crisis