It is soo heart touching to know that Buddhists, Muslims, Catholics, other faiths and those who do not even believe in God are joining the worldwide day of fast coming on this Good Friday.
After Pres. Nelson announced Good Friday to be a day of fast for the world during this pandemic, some members of the church have made it a point to take the message to the world. Various social media platforms have been used in conveying the message.
Worldwide Fast April 10 is one of the many groups making sure the world gets to know and participate in the worldwide fast. Members of the group who are not Latter-day saints are happy to join the fast. Below are there messages;
Rosalinda Brown “I am a Buddhist. Also a Respiratory Therapist. I believe in God and fasting and prayer. I am honored to join you all.”
Zaid Attar “I’m not of the same church (I’m Muslim) If that’s ok, and will fast and pray with you on April 10th.“
Wilfred Mariano “I am a Catholic, we will fast to help save the world. Amen.”
Krystal Halcrow “I’m not from this church(I am catholic)but I will be fasting and praying April 10th with my boyfriend who is Muslim. This is my very first fast I will experience.
Isaac Johnson “I’ve been practicing Zen Buddhism for the past 15 years. I hope I’m still accepted!!”
Trina Peterson “I am spiritual, not religious, but I am happy to join you all in the fast.”
Charity Jones “Not Mormon, but would like to participate if that is okay?”
Alyssa McDaniel Burnett “Hi! I am not LDS; I am a non-denomination Christian and a dear friend invited me to join the group. I would love to fast and pray for our world this Friday. Thanks!”
Dhillon Dhillon “I’m Sikh, and I believe in God always, because He is infinite and perdoner, I am honored to join you all.”
Dinora Olguin “I’m not an LDS, I am a Messianic Jew, and I am extremely excited to participate in this fast with all of you.”
Mitchell Brown “My belief is in the Egyptian Gods but can I still fast and pray with you guys?”
Belinda J. Pratt “I will participate. I was raised RLDS also known as Community of Christ. Now I attend a Non-Denominational church. As I have been contemplating this, I have experienced attacks of the enemy. That tells me I really need to participate.“
Marina Mimi Ghiggia-Schmidt “Baptized catholic. Now, I participate spirituality, not any one religion. I respect each person’s individual journey. I was curious as to why I was invited to this group since I’m not LDS, so I read a few posts. I see all faiths from around the world posting kindness and acceptance and support. Wow. I’m in. Let’s keep this going.”
Reese Moeai ” I no longer believe in any organized religion, but my children have decided for themselves to attend the LDS church and I support them. We will join this fast on April 10th! I will always believe in God and in the power of prayer – this is a beautiful thing for sure. God bless!“
Beth Durtschi Moore “Namaste! I am a non-believing member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I cannot even say that I am a Christian anymore but I do know that there is a God and that he loves every single one of us no matter our religion, beliefs, race or sexual orientation. He hears ALL prayers. I am honored to be joining all of you Friday on this day of fasting and prayer. Namaste! Namaste literally means I bow to you.“
Laycie Premoe “I am a wiccan…but I will join you in fasting.”
Robin Belonga “Baptized Catholic attended Baptist and Catholic Church but mostly just believe in God & the power of prayer! I’m in but I’ve never fasted.”
James Bayle “Hi everyone. I just got out of surgery today due to unfortunate incident that transpired last weekend on effort of protecting my mom, girlfriend and our son to a lunatic rage person and I’m no LDS either but my 2 friends are and I am so much more than glad to participate to the worldwide fast this coming April 10.“
Ronda Lynea Barnes “I am Pentecostal and I will be fasting and praying with you.”
Herbert Biol Estrella “My wife and I are Born again/Christian and we will fast and pray with you.”
Susan Smith “I was raised Baptist. Not sure what I am now. Just know I love God and plan to participate.“
There comes a time when we head a certain call when the world must come together as one – lyrics from we are the world. The world will be healed and will be a better place with all of us coming together on the 10th of April to fast.