Presentation on theme: "Serving the Lord No Matter What"— Presentation transcript:
1 Serving the Lord No Matter What Daniel 1:1-21Serving the Lord No Matter What
2 God chose Abraham God did amazing things They asked for a king They sinnedGod turned them over to enemies
3 Serving the Lord No Matter What Daniel 1:1-21Serving the Lord No Matter What
4 Terrible time for Daniel NebuchadnezzarLife changed for DanielTheir dreams were squashedWhat would that be like?
5 The First Test The boys put to the test An impossible dilemma Daniel made a good choiceThe problem
6 The Second Test Daniel asked to be tested The eunuch consented They passed the test!
7 God Rewarded Their Faith Didn’t defile themselvesGod blessed them
8 Psalm 119: (ESV) I have more understanding than all my teachers, for your testimonies are my meditation. 100 I understand more than the aged, for I keep your precepts. 101 I hold back my feet from every evil way, in order to keep your word. 102 I do not turn aside from your rules, for you have taught me. 103 How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth! 104 Through your precepts I get understanding; therefore I hate every false way. 105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. 106 I have sworn an oath and confirmed it, to keep your righteous rules.
9 Psalm 112:1 (ESV) Praise the LORD Psalm 112:1 (ESV) Praise the LORD! Blessed is the man who fears the LORD, who greatly delights in his commandments!Psalm 115:13 (ESV) he will bless those who fear the LORD, both the small and the great.Psalm 128:1 (ESV) Blessed is everyone who fears the LORD, who walks in his ways!
10 God Rewarded Their Faith Didn’t defile themselvesGod blessed themGod blessed Daniel