Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 28 October 2021. Today’s topic: In Mourning

At that time I, Daniel, mourned for three weeks. I ate no choice food; no meat or wine touched my lips; and I used no lotions at all until the three weeks were over.  Daniel 10:2-3 (NIV). Daniel was given a new vision by God, and the first thing he does is go into mourning.   Why? Quite honestly,Continue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 28 October 2021. Today’s topic: In Mourning”

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 Jonah, 23 February 2021 Today’s topic: He’s God, We Aren’t

He answered, “I am a Hebrew and I worship the Lord, the God of heaven, who made the sea and the dry land.”  Jonah 1:9 (NIV). Give credit to God, especially when you know you’ve made mistakes.  That should be the end of the blog post, right?   After all, it pretty much sums up one of the largest messages fromContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Jonah, 23 February 2021 Today’s topic: He’s God, We Aren’t”