Our church is doing a kind of fast as we study 2 Chronicles 7:14. Usually that fast would involve food for me. But as I asked the Lord in prayer I felt Him impressing on my heart that I needed to stop watching the TV—movies, videos, etc. It’s been harder than I.
thought. Kind of took me by surprise. I had been promising myself each night as a “reward” to kick back and watch a movie. Not that we have all those cable channels—but Amazon Prime and Netflix are quite enough in themselves. OK—a little limited Disney Plus also. But anyway, I see in retrospect how much I allowed myself to be distracted and my connection with God has been cloudy at best.
I had been promising myself each night as a “reward” to kick back and watch a movie.