Judah Christian Center Church, Inc.
Apostle Marvin E. McCoy, Senior Pastor
Co-Pastor Veda A. McCoy, Executive Pastor

Building People ~ Impacting Lives ~ Advancing the Kingdom

2018 Annual New Year Fast

  Prosperity: Our Divine Inheritance
  Steward ~ Sacrifice ~ Sanctification

Fast Schedule and Allowed Food:

Wednesday, January 3 through Friday, January 26

  • Normal Fast (Water Only) – 6:00am – 6:00pm Daily
  • Foods allowed after 6:00pm until 6:00am the following day:
    •  Meatless soups (no noodles or meats)
    •  Soup crackers
    •  Steamed vegetables (no sauces, no starches (i.e. potatoes, corn, etc.), or rice added)

Prayer Schedule – Strength in the Morning

  • Dial in Monday - Wednesday - Friday at 6:00 am (641) 715-3605 access code 575343#
  • Wednesday January 3 is "All in Judah Prayer" with Co-Pastor Veda McCoy
  • Recorded line for Strength in the Morning is (641) 715-3598 access code 575343#

2018 New Year Fast Scriptures

Mark 9:29 - And he said unto them, this kind can come forth by nothing, but by prayer and fasting.

Isaiah 40:30-31 – Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; 31 but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grown weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Joel 1:14 - Sanctify ye a fast, call a solemn assembly, gather the elders [and] all the inhabitants of the land [into] the house of the LORD your God, and cry unto the LORD,

Acts 13:3 - And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid [their] hands on them, they sent [them] away.

Isaiah 58:6 - [Is] not this the fast that I have chosen? to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the heavy burdens, and to let the oppressed go free, and that ye break every yoke?

Acts 13:2 - As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them.

Ephesians 4:22-24 – That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lust; 23 and be renewed in the spirit of your mind; 24 and that ye put on the new man, which after God is created in righteousness and true holiness.

Luke 2:37 - And she [was] a widow of about fourscore and four years, which departed not from the temple, but served [God] with fastings and prayers night and day.

Isaiah 43:18-19 – Remember not the former things, neither consider the things of old. 19 Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.

Jeremiah 29:11 – For I know the plans I have for you, “declares the Lord,” plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

Proverbs 23:18 – There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.

Matthew 5:6 - Blessed [are] they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.

Matthew 6:18 - That thou appear not unto men to fast, but unto thy Father which is in secret: and thy Father, which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly.

Matthew 4:4 - But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.

Nehemiah 1:4 - And it came to pass, when I heard these words, that I sat down and wept, and mourned [certain] days, and fasted, and prayed before the God of heaven,

Ezra 8:23 - So we fasted and besought our God for this: and he was intreated of us.