Matthew 6:16-18 / Ephesians 3:16-19

Discussion Questions

  1. When you hear the word “fasting” - what comes to mind?

  2. What have you been taught about “fasting”? What kind of experience have you had with it?

  3. What kinds of things do you knowingly or even unknowingly rely on to give you sustenance, meaning, purpose, direction, identity, etc.? Are they fulfilling?

  4. What do you do when you’re hungry? How does/can this apply to your spiritual life?

  5. Abstain from eating food & drinking anything other than water for 2 meals. What “idols” were revealed to you?

  6. Read Ephesians 3:16-19. How does this help us understand fasting better?

  7. How do these concepts help you grow as a disciple who loves God, loves people & serves the world?