Presentation on theme: "Serving the Lord No Matter What"— Presentation transcript:
1Serving the Lord No Matter What Daniel 1:1-21Serving the Lord No Matter What
2God chose Abraham God did amazing things They asked for a king They sinnedGod turned them over to enemies
3Serving the Lord No Matter What Daniel 1:1-21Serving the Lord No Matter What
4Terrible time for Daniel NebuchadnezzarLife changed for DanielTheir dreams were squashedWhat would that be like?
5The First Test The boys put to the test An impossible dilemma Daniel made a good choiceThe problem
6The Second Test Daniel asked to be tested The eunuch consented They passed the test!
7God Rewarded Their Faith Didn’t defile themselvesGod blessed them
8Psalm 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.
9Psalm 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!
10God Rewarded Their Faith Didn’t defile themselvesGod blessed themGod blessed Daniel