Audio

Clear the Ground in 2018

Fast 52 Pledge for 2018

Instructions

Choose one day of the week as your fast day. On this day, you will abstain fully or partially from a substance or activity OR you will proactively consume a life giving substance or engage in a life giving activity. Fast once a week for 52 weeks in a row and observe the transformations in your life. 

Pledge

On my fast day I will abstain from or actively do 

____________________________________________________________________


Participate with the Union community by sending in your name below and reading the 'I am ready' affirmation below daily or weekly throughout 2018.

I Am Ready Affirmation

I am ready to sacrifice that which I love for the One who loves me most.

I am ready to exchange old habits for a brand new God centered heart.

I am ready for my body to move and operate in health and wholeness.

I am ready for my mind to be clear of emotional junk and clutter.

I am ready to surrender so that I will no longer be hindered. 

I am ready to drop the baggage from past years and tears.

I am ready to experience new awakenings and insights. 

I am ready to be broken in order to breakthrough.

I am ready for the shalom of Adonai.

I am ready for the mystery of God.

I am ready for the joy of Heaven.

I am ready to be healed.

I am ready to be free. 

I am ready to be me.


Examples of Fast Pledges

I will abstain from all food with artificial sugar.

I will drink only water and eat only vegetables.

I will abstain from all media (internet, television and radio).

I will abstain from all media (internet, television & radio) for the last 3 hours of my day.

I will abstain from all food with artificial sugar.

I will abstain from coffee.

I will pray three times a day.

I will pray with my family.

I will spend half the day in silence.

Join the Fast 52 Initiative

Drop us a line!

Union United Methodist Church

14418 Old Marlboro Pike, Marlboro, Maryland 20772, United States

(301) 627-7389