?Let thy bowels also be full of charity towards all men, and to the household of faith, and let virtue garnish thy thoughts unceasingly; then shall thy confidence wax strong in the presence of God; and the doctrine of the priesthood shall distil upon thy soul as the dews from heaven.
Prayer and fasting will allow us to be susceptible to spiritual promptings. Communicating with Heavenly Father while purposefully abstaining from food and drink allows us to ?loose the bands of wickedness [and] to undo the heavy burdens.?18 Prayer, combined with fasting, will provide so that when we ?call, ? the Lord shall answer; ? [and when we] cry, ? he shall say, Here I am.?