While many people of faith might not fast often enough for their spiritual health, are there times when it isn't necessary?
While we would do well to remember that our fellow human beings have a finite amount of time an energy, there is One whose resources are limitless.
Even pop music writers can't miss the realities of love, but God does it best.
Wouldn't we be more comfortable when living as we are intended, rather than trying to imitate something that we were never intended to be?
Imagine going somewhere where you think you're the first to arrive, but finding that Jesus was already there.
Although the old hymn, "Sweet Hour of Prayer", probably wasn't talking about a literal hour, we can still give God some of our undivided attention in prayer.
Children don't need an excuse to get rest. Let us remember that among our schedules, not only to take care of ourselves, but to spend time with Jesus.