Forward-Looking Statement

A couple of thoughts about reading futuristic Bible prophecies (like today’s reading): Often a prophecy speaks of more than one time period. For example, Old Testament passages pointing ahead to Jesus often spoke of both his first coming and his now future coming in the same section. Today too we

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In The Lion’s Den

Today’s Reading: Daniel 1:21; 6 It almost seems appropriate that such a grand old well-known story as the story of Daniel in the lion’s den should have a day to itself! It seems that Daniel is not like me who sometimes gets caught off guard because I am so busy

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Lost In A Dream

Today’s Reading: Daniel 7:1-28; 8:1-27 Are you confused? I confess I am. I usually do not remember my dreams, but Daniel seems to remember his dreams so vividly. Considering I am a city girl, I can’t even envision rams or goats with horns, even if I want to. What comforts

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If Only…

Today’s reading: Ezekiel 29:21; Daniel 4:1-37 I feel the insanity in my life today. I just spent over 6 hours to defend myself on paper and realized that I could have avoided this all, if I only followed the Hold Spirit in me! But, then, God is teaching me another

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Pride of a King, Part 1

Today’s Reading: Daniel 3 Nebuchadnezzar had a 90 foot tall gold statue built to honor his god (Nebo) and himself! To show their submission to him and his god (who were superior in his mind), he decreed that all his officials from all over his kingdom had to bow down

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Exile

Today’s Reading: 2 Kings 24:6,8-10; 2 Chronicles 36:10,12-16; Jeremiah 22:24-30; 37:1-2; Daniel 1:2 All their deafness and selective hearing eventually led to the expulsion of Judah from the land. They have already left the land spiritually, now they are forced to leave physically. Although this is one of the lowest

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Impact of The Rock

Today’s Reading: Daniel 1:3-20; 2 What an amazing glimpse of human history! In one statue, we see the major world empires that continue to have an impact on our culture today. But, let’s not focus on the statue. Let’s look at the rock. May the rock have a greater influence

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