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Did the Prophet Daniel See the Future?

The future of the world. Knowing what it might look like can be both a scary thought as well as an exciting one as well. Think about it – what if the future of the world is dark and ominous – would you want to know about it? What if the future of the world was bright and promising – would you want to know about it? While we cannot know the minutia of our world to come, there is an amazing amount that we can know and I will tell you this – both of the previous future examples of the world are true! How would I know that? There is an easy one word answer: Daniel.

Why Was Daniel So Special? (Part III)

When you begin to grasp the life and times of Daniel the Prophet, what you find in your hands is pure inspiration, integrity, faith and courage. Here is a man who lived out his entire life far from his home in Israel and who, by God’s grace, turned captivity to a pagan nation into an opportunity to reveal the greatness of the One God and eventually win over the King who made him captive. When we grow up, we should all want to be like Daniel! Stay with us as we continue his story!

Why Was Daniel So Special? (Part II)

A few weeks ago we began looking at the life of Daniel the Prophet, beginning at the time he was about 17 years old and taken prisoner by the Babylonian Empire. What we saw was a boy who displayed solid integrity, faith and focus as he navigated his way through the muddy waters of captivity and idolatry to shine out as a light of God in a very dark place. Stay with us as we observe him grow up and grow into a man, a leader of uncompromising strength and passion for his God.

Why Was Daniel So Special? (Part I)

We all want to be inspired. We all want to see or hear a story of someone who was so strong against sin, so courageous against captivity and so trustworthy against temptation that we ourselves become invigorated to follow that example. Daniel the prophet was one such man who lived one such story. Stay with us as we open the book of Daniel and look upon his life to see why he was beloved of God.

Why Do Historians Dislike Daniel So Much?

Daniel was a good, righteous and deeply faithful man. From a very young age, he showed himself to be wholly keyed in on being in lock-step with obedience to God. God, in turn, blessed Daniel in many ways, from preserving his life, to granting him ability to interpret dreams, to elevating him in power, to bestowing upon him an incredible gift of prophecy. Oh yeah, and God also delivered him from the den of lions! Today, Daniel’s prophecies are among the most discredited scriptures in the Bible! Why? What is it about Daniel that makes so many afraid?

What Can We Learn From Daniel? (Part II)

The Bible is full of history, prophecy, miracles and the people who were integral parts of the revealing of all these things. These were usually people of integrity, discipline and faith. On this program, we will talk about one of these people. He happens to have lived at a pivotal point in history, he was one of the greatest prophets in history and even experienced some of the most dramatic miracles in history. This man was Daniel. His life was one of the most inspiring in all of Scripture as he was a clear and uncorrupted example of what it means to honor God your whole life through. Stay with us as we look into this exemplary life and ask – what can we learn from Daniel?

What Can We Learn From Daniel? (Part I)

The Bible is full of history, prophecy, miracles and the people who were integral parts of the revealing of all these things. These were usually people of integrity, discipline and faith. On this program, we will talk about one of these people. He happens to have lived at a pivotal point in history, he was one of the greatest prophets in history and even experienced some of the most dramatic miracles in history. This man was Daniel. His life was one of the most inspiring in all of Scripture as he was a clear and uncorrupted example of what it means to honor God your whole life through. Stay with us as we look into this exemplary life and ask – what can we learn from Daniel?