Daniel: God's Church Sent to Love and Rescue a Lost and Dying World

What We Must Know….Holds Us Still

Daniel 10 is another highly controversial text in this section of prophecy. But again — don’t get lost in the details and speculation. Look at the context! Daniel is deeply depressed….for three weeks! And into this depression, Jesus comes and does exactly what Daniel needs — He touches him (three times, actually)!! He speaks love […]

So Much More Than We Ask For

The section of Scripture we come to today is one of the most controversial, argued about, speculated about, “spooky and scary” portions in all of Scripture. Entire books have been written arguing back and forth about this passage! Today, as we come under God’s Word, we are asking Him to de-mystify it — by focusing […]

Too Good To Be True

Daniel 8 continues the picture of God’s prophecies — which are both frightening and exciting for us as His people. Be clear: This text shows days of great evil, great suffering, and the enemies of God even winning…for a time. But be glad: Our God is greater, He rules with certain purpose and care for […]

“When We Profane What Is Holy”

Daniel 5 deals with the judgment that comes on Babylon after the king takes what was meant for the temple, what was meant to be holy, and uses it for profane, sinful uses. Obviously, we aren’t Babylonians — but we are God’s temple! What does our sin mean before God? How does He deliver us […]

When a Pagan Witnesses

How relentless, how reckless, how amazing is the love of God for you? He will do whatever it takes, He will send you wherever He has to, in order to break you from your fatal self-reliance and pride and bring you back to Himself. He loves you that much! He can even use a pagan […]

When Faith Fails

God answers prayers….right? But what does it take? If we have enough faith….if we do what we’re supposed to….if we ask in just the right way….God will answer our prayers. Right? But what about when He doesn’t? If prayer seemingly goes unanswered…. Who failed? Was our faith defective? Or did God fail His people? What […]