The main purpose of fasting is to strengthen our relationship with God. When you fast, it sharpens your spiritual ear. In the bible we see how Daniel fasted and received dreams and visions from the Lord.
The enemy will accuse you with the intention of damaging your testimony and credibility. God gives us the weapons to overcome the enemy in the book of Revelation 12:11 “And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony…” Accusations are one of the greatest attacks...
All persecutions come to stop progress in your prosperity. When you reach that level of public prosperity and blessing, a spirit of religion and poverty will persecute you. Religion and poverty are the enemies of prosperity.
1. Anything that has been in a person for a long time has developed roots. 2. Anything that has roots will become a stronghold. Strongholds require power to be demolished, they can not be destroyed by a simple prayer, they require prayer and fasting.