In order to see the battle on the Cross in its true perspective, it would be important to see how the devil set himself up as God’s rival and enemy. This is important; for the One who would challenge him, overthrow him and take the kingdoms of the earth from him must act in a way that is exactly opposite to the way by which he seduced the world.
The goal of the 2021 ministry 40-day fasting and prayer crusade is the accomplishment of our God-revealed goal of Phase 3 which is to establish one million house churches of between 50-100 members each led by one million leaders who obey the Bertoua prophecy and who also use it to disciple those in the house churches!
“I had at first been enrolled among other brethren who were to fast for twenty-one days. I later changed my mind and registered to fast for forty days because of my commitment to Brother Zach, and also because I thought to myself that this could be the only opportunity to fast that the Lord was offering us. Quite frankly, I was counting on the Lord, for until then my longest fast had been for seven days.
If someone comes and tells you, “I am a disciple of the Lord Jesus. Teach me to observe all that the Lord has commanded; make me into a disciple and into a maker of disciples,” what do you do?
It is presumed that he has fulfilled the Lord’s conditions before coming to you. The first thing is to give the person your own conditions. Normally, the first of those conditions should be loyalty.
The Lord looks with favour on the humble. He resists the proud of heart. Since prayer is essentially carried out in the presence of the Lord, the proud of heart offend Him. They cannot even be allowed to establish contact with Him because from the word go, they are displeasing to Him. He will not even listen to them. Nothing that the proud of heart say can please God in any way.