Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 13 September 2021 Today’s topic: And Yet

In the third year of King Belshazzar’s reign, I, Daniel, had a vision, after the one that had already appeared to me. In my vision I saw myself in the citadel of Susa in the province of Elam; in the vision I was beside the Ulai Canal. I looked up, and there before me was a ram with two horns, standing beside theContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 13 September 2021 Today’s topic: And Yet”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 31 May 2021 Today’s topic: Lessons From Babylon

Then Nebuchadnezzar was furious with Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, and his attitude toward them changed. He ordered the furnace heated seven times hotter than usual and commanded some of the strongest soldiers in his army to tie up Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego and throw them into the blazing furnace. So these men, wearing their robes, trousers, turbans and otherContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 31 May 2021 Today’s topic: Lessons From Babylon”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 24 May 2021 Today’s topic: Our Gold Statues

King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, sixty cubits high and six cubits wide, and set it up on the plain of Dura in the province of Babylon. He then summoned the satraps, prefects, governors, advisers, treasurers, judges, magistrates and all the other provincial officials to come to the dedication of the image he had set up. So the satraps,Continue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 24 May 2021 Today’s topic: Our Gold Statues”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 13 May 2021 Today’s topic: So, There You Have It

 “Your Majesty looked, and there before you stood a large statue—an enormous, dazzling statue, awesome in appearance. The head of the statue was made of pure gold, its chest and arms of silver, its belly and thighs of bronze, its legs of iron, its feet partly of iron and partly of baked clay. While you were watching, a rock wasContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 13 May 2021 Today’s topic: So, There You Have It”