Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 28 December 2021. Today’s topic: Begins and Ends in Faith

He replied, “Go your way, Daniel, because the words are rolled up and sealed until the time of the end. Many will be purified, made spotless and refined, but the wicked will continue to be wicked. None of the wicked will understand, but those who are wise will understand.  Daniel 12:9-10 (NIV). Who is wise?   The wisest man whoContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 28 December 2021. Today’s topic: Begins and Ends in Faith”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 5 October 2021. Today’s topic: Only Jesus Can Give

“Lord, you are righteous, but this day we are covered with shame—the people of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem and all Israel, both near and far, in all the countries where you have scattered us because of our unfaithfulness to you. We and our kings, our princes and our ancestors are covered with shame, Lord, because we have sinnedContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 5 October 2021. Today’s topic: Only Jesus Can Give”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 28 July 2021 Today’s topic: Daniel Prayed Anyway

Now when Daniel learned that the decree had been published, he went home to his upstairs room where the windows opened toward Jerusalem. Three times a day he got down on his knees and prayed, giving thanks to his God, just as he had done before.  Daniel 6:10 (NIV). Look at how Daniel acts on adversity.  HeContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 28 July 2021 Today’s topic: Daniel Prayed Anyway”

Practical Proverbial, from Obadiah, 2 February 2021 Today’s topic: Bless So Many Others

People from the Negev will occupy the mountains of Esau, and people from the foothills will possess the land of the Philistines.  They will occupy the fields of Ephraim and Samaria, and Benjamin will possess Gilead.  Obadiah 19 (NIV). This verse harkens back to God’s original promise to Jacob/Israel about the land he and his descendants would inherit.   GodContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Obadiah, 2 February 2021 Today’s topic: Bless So Many Others”