Fasting is a well known thing across many religions and faiths. When people challenged Jesus about why his disciples didn’t fast they were missing the significance of who Jesus actually was. To the average person he was not the messiah but just another teacher.
They were so caught up in the ‘usual’ religious practice they failed to see Jesus.
We need to constantly aware the trappings of our faith don’t get in the way.
Today’s thought-for-the-day is from Norman