Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 19 July 2021 Today’s topic: The King Was Afraid

“This is the inscription that was written:  mene, mene, tekel, parsin.  “Here is what these words mean:  Mene:: God has numbered the days of your reign and brought it to an end.  Tekel[: You have been weighed on the scales and found wanting.  Peres]: Your kingdom is divided and given to the Medes and Persians.”  Daniel 5:25-28 (NIV).Continue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 19 July 2021 Today’s topic: The King Was Afraid”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 20 April 2021 Today’s topic: Un-Daniel-Like

Now God had caused the official to show favor and compassion to Daniel, but the official told Daniel, “I am afraid of my lord the king, who has assigned your food and drink. Why should he see you looking worse than the other young men your age? The king would then have my head because of you.”.  Daniel 1:9-10 (NIV).Continue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 20 April 2021 Today’s topic: Un-Daniel-Like”