Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 27 October 2021. Today’s topic: A New Set of Visions

In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia, a revelation was given to Daniel (who was called Belteshazzar). Its message was true and it concerned a great war. The understanding of the message came to him in a vision.  Daniel 10:1 (NIV). Our God is a man of patience.   Reading these books one might think the revelations happenedContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 27 October 2021. Today’s topic: A New Set of Visions”

Practical Proverbial, from Obadiah, 4 February 2021 Today’s topic: Lord of Zion

Deliverers will go up on Mount Zion to govern the mountains of Esau.  And the kingdom will be the Lord’s.  Obadiah 21 (NIV). This last verse of Obadiah is a prophecy of the Christ.   It is a prophecy that has been both fulfilled and is awaiting fulfillment.   In verse 21, the deliverer is the Lord Jesus Himself, who spentContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Obadiah, 4 February 2021 Today’s topic: Lord of Zion”

Practical Proverbial, from Obadiah, 3 February 2021 Today’s topic: Exiles

This company of Israelite exiles who are in Canaan will possess the land as far as Zarephath; the exiles from Jerusalem who are in Sepharad will possess the towns of the Negev.  Obadiah 20 (NIV). The exiles:   that’s us. Sure, Obadiah’s prophecy directly referred to the Jews who had been taken captive in Babylon.   God would returnContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Obadiah, 3 February 2021 Today’s topic: Exiles”