If you really want to live your life for the Lord Jesus, you must have convictions! Or will you compromise under pressure from the world because you have no convictions? "In the third year of King Belshazzar's reign, I, Daniel, had a vision, after the one that had already appeared to me." Copyright © 2020 Life Bible-Presbyterian Church. In the days of slavery this story became the basis of many Negro spirituals. Believing means acknowledging that it is trustworthy, reliable and dependable. But when they have to stand all alone on their own, they give in to the pressures around them. One of the best ways to pray for sinful church is to remember God’s past mercies, and be encouraged that God never changes. [The term “dead” here refers to the lifeless idols.] May the Lord help all of us to build solid convictions from God’s Word and keep them well. You try to tell her in the most loving way you can that as Christians both of you cannot do this. He knew that the laws of God prohibited eating any food that had been offered to idols. Will you be like Daniel who brought glory to God even as a young teenager, when he purposed in his heart to keep His commandment? I would like you to imagine for a moment that you are going to get married soon. However through unavoidable circumstances you sometimes report back just after midnight. And this became the first issue faced by Daniel and his 3 friends. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. There is one way to be convinced. Daniel and his friends knew that to eat of this food they would be making themselves ritually unclean and therefore unfit for the worship of God. He confessed that this vision was beyond...read more But we tend to forget the first half of that verse: “Therefore confess your […], Before we jump into this chapter, several observations are in order. This brings us to the second lesson we can learn from Daniel: 2. What will you do? They did not try to curry favour with the boss or use flattery to get what they wanted. But God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another.” One of the great temptations we face at work is to do what everyone else does to climb to the top of the corporate ladder, and to accept this as part of the ‘office culture.’ Instead of working hard and doing their best in the projects assigned to them, they seek for an easier route to the top: they cultivate good relationships with certain key people and they rely on their sweet-talking ability to get into their ‘good books.’ We must never do that. Children who attend Sunday School love to hear stories about and especially about Daniel in the Lions’ Den. Daniel does not need much of an introduction to us as he is one of the most well-known persons in the Old Testament. You will not be able to stand on your own if you depend on someone else’s spiritual convictions. We see this in v.9 – “Now God had brought Daniel into favour and tender love with the prince of the eunuchs.” Look also at v.17 – “As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom.”. Then relate it to all the other scriptural teachings that you already know. Dare to be a Daniel Daniel 1:8-21 – November 14, 1999. This is brought out in Daniel 1:8 – “But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself.”. Check the scriptural basis for it. We have to take the additional step of believing the teaching. This is found in Exodus 34:14,15: “For thou shalt worship no other god: for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God: Lest thou make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, and they go a whoring after their gods, and do sacrifice unto their gods, and one call thee, and thou eat of his sacrifice.”, According to Psalm 106:28,29, God severely punished some Israelites with a terrible plague for eating food that was offered to an idol called Baal-Peor during their journey to Canaan – “They joined themselves also unto Baalpeor, and ate the sacrifices of the dead. What’s wrong with it?” I believe that he would have been able to give us a reasonable explanation for his convictions. It should become a conviction for us – and this brings us now to the third and most important lesson that we can learn from this account. We must turn our eyes on the greater Daniel and gaze upon Him (Heb. It is not from the Lord. Y en el versículo final de este capítulo 8 de Daniel, el versículo 27 leemos: "Yo, Daniel, quedé quebrantado, y estuve enfermo algunos días. It is clear that Daniel knew what God had given in His Word. Dan 6:1 It pleased Darius to set over the kingdom an hundred and twenty princes, which should be … The word martyr has the sound of antiquity about it. Daniel could never have had such boldness to take a stand, if he had not fully understood it. Y Daniel propuso en su corazón no contaminarse con la porción de la comida del rey, ni con el vino que él bebía; pidió, por tanto, al jefe de los eunucos que no se le obligase a contaminarse. I believe that they would have starved to death rather than give in to their hunger and thirst and compromise their convictions. We observe that Daniel and his friends did not plot and scheme to work their way up the ranks of the Babylonian bureaucracy. (ver Daniel 1:8). If I were to ask you, why you should do a certain thing that the Bible teaches, and all that you can say is, “Am not so sure, but I think it is good to do it.” or “My pastor says so.” or “It is taught in my church.” then this shows that you have not yet understood the scriptural rationale behind it. Read the latest on “The Anchor Project” and how you can be support our work. II. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever (Hebrews 13:8). Strong Faith for Confusing Times (Habakkuk), Soul Food: Ephesians for the 21st-Century, Beyond Denial: Finding Ourselves in Peter’s Story, Frequently Asked Questions (about the Bible and life). Daniel 2 contains important truth about world history from God’s point of view. But Jesus refused to do this. You won’t learn what this chapter teaches at any secular university, yet it is entirely trustworthy. It means to establish, to set or fix something so firmly that it becomes unmoveable and unshakeable. I would like to suggest two steps you can take to do this. One of the choruses that we used to sing goes like this “Dare to be a Daniel, dare to stand alone. Perhaps you are given the task to entertain some business clients from overseas prior to their signing of an important contract. This morning, I would like you to consider the example of Daniel. So I must obey His commandments no matter what it will cost me.”. What does the Bible say? In this devotional series you'll learn of these varied and meaning behind the names, titles and descriptions of Christ. The words “purposed in his heart” give us the key to success in making an uncompromising stand for the Lord. Bliss wrote a gospel song about this story that became very popular but has in our day become virtually unknown. But doing this is not easy. If he did not regard it to be faithful, dependable and worthy of all acceptation, he probably would not have applied it to his situation in Babylon. Daniel 1:8. Romans 5:12 Wherefore, as by one We should […]. God deals with Nebuchadnezzar’s pride. CONSPIRACION EN CONTRA DE DANIEL – Vs. 4-9 *Razón – Celos. You can’t have special treatment. That was a very risky thing to do. But one day all their hopes and dreams were shattered. They keep you from being easily swayed by any strong influence or peer pressure. Bob Dylan was blasting out, “Lay, Lady, Lay” on the stereo down the hall. As long as we live in the midst of an ungodly world we will face situations like this one. The wedding is now only two … Clear away all the doubts you may have by asking questions. In the present ‘hungry ghosts’ month your colleagues may ask you to contribute to a fund for hungry ghost month events. But Daniel purposed that he would not defile himself — The defilement here alluded to might arise either from the food being such as was prohibited in the law of Moses, or else what was offered to the idols of the Chaldees, or entreated to be blessed in their names: see 2 Corinthians 8:10; 2 Corinthians 8:20. Convictions are truths and directions we are so sure of and convinced about that nothing can ever make us move away from them. 9 Now God had caused the official to show favor and compassion to Daniel, 10 but the official told Daniel, “I am afraid of my lord the king, who ...read more Anchor is a “gospel book” that explains the Good News in a simple and persuasive manner. Only by trusting and treasuring him can we be holy in our times of suffering and exile. The same thing applies to us now: We may fully understand what God’s Word teaches on difficult ethical and moral issues. We can imagine how they must have felt to be taken away from their home to a strange place far away. DANIEL ES FIEL EN ORACION – Vs. 10-15. His names tell us how he can help us. He was forsaken to bring us in, and abandoned so God might welcome us. This is one of those times when the sermon title is important. Like Daniel, they were Jewish youths of either royal or noble blood and they were the cream of the crop of all the youths in Jerusalem. My own personal background leads […], This is one of the pivotal chapters of the Bible. Feeding upon God’s Word is like eating food. Daniel nos inspira por su victoria sobre la tentación. But when they arrived at Babylon they might have been awed by what they saw as it was then the greatest city in the world, famous for its “Hanging Gardens” which became one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. Daniel knew that the reason God saved Israel from Egypt was not because Israel was so good, but because He was so merciful and forgiving. If you do not understand a certain scriptural teaching, it will be immensely difficult for you to live by it. By Rev Charles Seet. In the third year of the reign of king Belshazzar a vision appeared unto me, even unto me Daniel, after that which appeared unto me at the first. Daniel 1:8 But Daniel purposed in his heart It being proposed to him to be brought up in the manner before described, he revolved it in his mind; he well weighed it, and considered it with himself, and came to a resolution about it. All the meat that was cooked in his royal kitchens was probably from animals that had been sacrificed to these gods. He provided regular offerings and clothes for these gods. All Rights Reserved. El mismo modelo literario está en la visión del 8.1-14 y lainterpretación Génesis 1:26-27. 1. After understanding it, you must: Why is this step necessary? It then blessed the rest of the young men under the care of the steward 2. Forget about that raise or promotion! Brethren, we must subordinate our needs and desires to doing the will of God. Daniel has shown us the way. As Psalm 119:34 says “Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with my whole heart.”. We must have firm convictions from God’s Word and apply these convictions in our daily life. But how can you develop your own convictions from God’s Word? - Dan 1:15-16 a. But she gets upset and complains to everyone about how unfilial you are, and that she will not attend the wedding. What do you think would have happened if he did not fully understand God’s command not to eat food that was offered to idols? Doing God’s will must be so important to us that we would willingly overcome any obstacle or inertia, and endure any inconvenience to do it. The scene of this heroic resolution was Babylon. One such person is Daniel, a man who obtained preeminence and power in his lifetime: a. En el año tercero del reinado de Joacim rey de Judá, vino Nabucodonosor rey de Babilonia a Jerusalén, y la sitió. The chapter ends with Daniel telling us that this vision left him exhausted and physically ill. (“When in Babylon, do as the Babylonians do.”) Or what if he did not see how eating such food could affect his relationship with God? Power and its irresistible influence were thick in the air at Corinth. The vision of the four beasts - Dan 7:1-28 b. He planned to convert them into learned Babylonian advisors by putting them through a 3-year intensive conversion course in his royal academy. And when His disciples expressed concern that He should eat, He said, “My meat [food] is to do the will of Him that sent Me, and to finish His work.” (John 4:34). And when we have done that, then and only then does it become a full-fledged conviction that will help us to live an uncompromising Christian life in an ungodly world. Preaching the Power of the Cross. You must develop your own convictions. More and more we are faced with this question—not as an abstract idea but as a live possibility. Daniel 8:1. When I was a Sunday School teacher years ago, one of the most common excuses that my students gave for being late for class or absent was, “I am so sorry but I could not wake up!” But when it comes to getting to school or to work on time during the week, waking up doesn’t seem to be a problem. The first thing is to make sure that you…, Whenever you read, study or hear God’s Word, discipline yourself to understand it. This necessary step can be seen in a phrase that Paul used twice in his first epistle to Timothy. The word sin singular is the denial of the sin nature of man. Daniel 1:8. It affected the lives of others! So Daniel and his three friends "resolved not to defile themselves with the royal food and wine" (Dan 1:8). In the end God judges that nations who forget him, and that judgment often comes at the hands of another nation God raises up for that very purpose. First, Daniel 8 on the surface appears to be dry as dust history in that it tells a story about a vision that was fulfilled in history over 2000 years ago. A. Because it is very possible to understand what Scripture teaches, and yet not believe it. When Christ was fasting in the wilderness after for 40 days, the Devil tempted Him to turn the stones around him into bread to satisfy His intense hunger. Can You Trust God With the Details of Your Life? Daniel 1:4-8 His names tell us who he is. Convictions are what you need in order to live as a Christian in an ungodly world. They resolved to be different from the world. This email address is being protected from spambots. The vision of the ram and the goat - Dan 8:1-27 c. And these convictions must be entirely your own. Daniel 8 Sermon Bible. 3. Or what would have happened if he thought that this command applied only to Jews who live in Israel, and not to Jews like him who live in a Gentile city like Babylon? 8 But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way. They were only about 15-20 years old when they were brought to the city of Babylon, where they were to spend the rest of their lives. There is one good way to know if you understand a scriptural teaching: See if you can explain it to someone in your own words. As Christians we are to be in the world but not of the world. La Visión que tuvo Daniel hizo algo excepcional en él. This should be our conviction as well. Has God really said it? The second half of the book contains four visions seen by Daniel... a. He had three friends to stand with him and their names were Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego. Dare to have a purpose firm and dare to make it known.”. 8 But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way. Daniel esperaba que la siguiente generación, los que salieron de vuelta a Jerusalén, conserven el deseo de vivir para Dios; y que Dios les bendiga en su trabajo y sus propósitos (la reconstrucción total de Jerusalén). God won’t share his glory with anyone and he won’t sit idly by while we attempt to shove him out of the picture. Daniel 1:8 But Daniel purposed in his heart. Keep Believing Ministries is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization. The wedding is now only two weeks away and all the preparations have been made. It is to be inspired by the godly examples of people who dared to take a stand for the Lord at great cost to themselves. What time will you record at the guardhouse when this happens? Convictions give you the stability and steadfastness to keep on going even when everyone around you has fallen away and you are the last one standing. Dan 2:48 Then the king made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors over all the wise [men] of Babylon. Los sermones tienen una estructura organizada desde introducción hasta conclusión y llamado lo que facilita su estudio y exposición. Your convictions are the backbone of your spiritual life. The same thing applies to those who are still outside Christ. ButBabylon was also a place of pagan idolatry. Daniel refused to allow his basic need for these things to keep him from doing the will of God, and so he humbly requested for the kind of food and drink that would enable him and his friends to do God’s will. Welcome to Keep Believing Ministries’ audio/podcast library. David Guzik :: 1 Corintios 7 – Principios Sobre el Matrimonio y la Soltería; A Summary of Each Bible Book - Study Resources; Chuck Smith :: Sermon Notes for Matthew 7:6; David Guzik :: Génesis 3 – La tentación y caída del hombre Or are we always obligated to obey the law under all circumstances? I. DANIEL EN EL REINO DE DARIO – Vs. 1-3. In their greatness they forgot about God and began to take him for granted. Don’t be satisfied until you have a good grasp of it. What made all the difference in the way that the four youths responded to their situation, is found in v.8 – “But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat.”This is the turning point in this whole chapter. Preached at / Published Life BPC 10:45am service, 2012-09-02. God blessed Daniel and his three friends even more! Here are […]. When your alarm clock rings in the morning, do you get up immediately reminding yourself to start the day with your daily devotion, or do you give in to the stronge urge to sleep a bit more and skip your daily devotion? In 1 Timothy 1:15 Paul said – “This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.” In 1 Timothy 4:9 when Paul was teaching about the value of godliness for the present and future life, he used the same phrase, “This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptation.” This is what a conviction is all about – something that is faithful, dependable, and so full of weight that it demands our application. 8 But Daniel resolved not to defile(A)himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way. So how can we be convinced to do it? But whatever God has made clear in His Word and has meant for us to understand in this life, we should do our very best to understand them and obey them. If you are to be saved you must have three convictions from God’s Word: (1) You are a sinner and cannot save yourself from sin and eternal death; (2) Jesus Christ is God’s only provision to save you; (3) You will be saved when you turn away from your sins and turn to Jesus Christ alone for salvation. Subscribe to the weekly sermon from Keep Believing Ministries. Secular writers have predicted the emergency of “extreme evil.” Christians are called to be bold and live in hope because the future is in God’s hands. These four youths had grown up in Jerusalem with all the best tutors the royal courts of Judah could afford, and with a very promising future ahead of them. Michael A. Milton. Predicas Cristianas – Predicaciones Cristianas. … It must be mentioned at this point that there are some doctrines that cannot be fully understood by our finite minds until we see the Lord in heaven – Like the doctrine of the Trinity, or the fine balance between God’s sovereignty and man’s responsibility. God judged them and they were no longer a great nation. Muchos personajes del Antiguo Testamento nos enseñan por sus virtudes, pero también podemos aprender de sus pecados como los pecados de David. One writer calls Daniel 2 “the Prophetic Alphabet” because in it you find the ABCs of […], The key to this passage is found in the very first verse: “But Daniel resolved …” The King James Version says, “But Daniel purposed in his heart.” Another translation says he “made up his mind.” Everything else flows from this. And the Devil has often used food and drink to make people compromise. The good news from Daniel 1 is that it is possible to live for God in high school, in college, at work, and in your career. (Dn. Text: Daniel 1:8. In 1873, P.P. Then the king commanded Ashpenaz, his chief eunuch, to bring some of the people of Israel, both of … Daniel 1:8 - Daniel: A Youth with Solid Convictions. Mailbox Club Bible Correspondence Courses. As I read those words they seem as fresh to […], The story of Daniel in the lion’s den is one of the best-known and best-loved stories in all the Bible. - Daniel 8:1 This was a hard one. They resolved not to be like the eagle. The outcome was entirely God’s doing and had nothing to do with making a ‘healthier choice.’ But it had everything to do with making a ‘godlier choice’ – a choice to obey what God has given in His Word. The title “War in Heavenly Places” not only describes this sermon, it also tells us what Daniel 10 is all about. En nuestro programa anterior vimos que Joacim había sido puesto en el trono de Judá por el Faraón Necao, para reemplazar a su hermano Joacaz. That means that we need to take a stand for the Lord Jesus Christ, so that we may effectively resist the pressures of the world to compromise our faith and values. Sometimes there are other Christians around us who have compromised. When we began in November, I noted in my first sermon that there were only 55 days until Y2K, which turned out to be a huge non-event. In our passage we notice that the issue at stake was food and drink. The message of the power of the Cross was preached by Paul to a congregation very much embroiled in the practical meaning and effects of power. 1. And it was his solid convictions that made his three friends join him in taking a courageous stand for their faith. His names tell us why we worship him. Some Christians have great courage to do what they ought to do, but only when they are under the shadow a spiritually mature leader, like their Sunday School teacher or their Cell Group leader. Whoever ate this meat or drank this wine was therefore considered to be sharing a fellowship meal with these gods. ***My first days in a college dorm were a rude awakening, for a guy who had led a pretty sheltered life. If you understand what these verses mean, you will have a good framework for understanding all that the […], I suppose that most of us know the final words of James 5:16, “The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.” This oft-quoted promise reminds us that when righteous people call out to God, their prayers actually change things. Predicas Cristianas… Sermones Cristianos. They all passed the king’s personal examination with flying colours and became his most trusted counsellors. El de la Biblia… Subordinate Your Needs and Desires to Doing the Will of God. Then you should proceed to the next step for developing scriptural convictions. He would have faltered and succumbed easily to the pressure to conform. and took them into captivity. It’s a word that belongs to the days of Jesus and the apostles, and to the persecuted early Christians who were thrown to the lions in Rome. Daniel 11 reveals important information about the coming world ruler called the Antichrist. It has encouraged the people of God for thousands […]. If you want to be like Daniel, make sure that you have a good understanding of whatever command you have to obey. Wiersbe describes these two parts as: 1) The personal history of Daniel - Dan 1:1-6:28 2) The prophetical history of Daniel - Dan 7:1-12:13 2. Babylon became great because of the sovereign blessing of God. Thus they provoked Him to anger with their inventions: and the plague brake in upon them.”, Daniel probably knew these passages from Word of God, as he had learned them from the time he was young. Perhaps he would answer our question like this, “God has revealed in His Law that He hates all idol worship. Daniel 1:2-13 Regresamos hoy, amigo oyente, a este interesante libro del profeta Daniel. As mighty oaks from small acorns grow, we make […], This morning we begin a brand-new series called Daniel: Courageous Living in Turbulent Times. All contributions are tax-deductible. The Four Freshmen: How the World Tries to Seduce the Church, Forgiveness: Healing the Hurt We Never Deserved. To believe a teaching of Scripture is to give it great value and credibility. In this passage (Daniel 1:5-16) we see that they had the privilege of eating the best food in the whole of Babylon. Have you sometimes put your immediate needs above doing the will of God? In modern English we would call such a thing a conviction. Here's a sermon about Daniel's example from Daniel 6. Our journey through Daniel ends today. ATRÉVETE A SER UN DANIEL. Texto: Daniel 1:1-8. The other scholars in the course may have done these things. 6:1-11. The Dynamics of a Decision, 1:4-8. by Chester McCalley. Daniel 1:8 - Daniel: A Youth with Solid Convictions, Mailing Add: 10 Gilstead Road Singapore 309064. We may even become experts in the fine little details of these issues and be able to teach others about them. Decline the offer immediately! We all know that food and drink are basic necessities which we all need in order to live. The Bible is filled with accounts of many godly men and women who are worthy of our emulation 2. We must never seek to please our superiors at the expense of our convictions. Daniel recordaba el Salmo 119:9 y que Dios había señalado la comida y bebida para sus hijos (Levítico 11:44-47; Números 6:3; Isaías 52:11). It had no less than 8 large temples, each dedicated to a different god. Listen to or download a digital audio version of one of these messages or receive them via our podcast and feed. We must fix our eyes on Jesus who, though righteous, experienced the ultimate exile on the cross. This may happen to you when you go overseas for study or for work. Aprendemos mucho de su pecado de lujuria, adulterio y homicidio. But it was God alone who helped these 4 young Jews to move upward. (Yes, I am ancient!) It had blessed the countenance of Daniel and his friends b. Remember that Promotion and Favour Come from God. Perhaps you live or work in an environment where you are under tremendous pressure to conform to idolatrous or sinful practices. If we choose not to listen to God, he turns up the volume until he has our undivided attention. Let us not allow tiredness or slothfulness to prevent us from doing God’s will. 7:15 Estas visiones poderosas del poder de Dios y la maldad humana entristecieron a Daniel (véase 4:19; 7:28; 8:27). III. Thus they were described in Daniel 1:4 as “Children in whom was no blemish, but well-favoured, and skilful in all wisdom, and cunning in knowledge, and understanding science, and such as had ability in them to stand in the king’s palace, and to whom they might teach the learning and the tongue of the Chaldeans.”. There are several lessons here that we should apply in order to live an uncompromising life in an ungodly world. Nebuchadnezzar was a very religious king. For example, if your boss promises to give you the raise or promotion you have always wanted, provided you are willing to help him by ‘cooking the books’ or by shortchanging some clients, or by having a secret love affair with him, what should you do? And by the end of those 3 years, they outshone all the rest in wisdom and scholarship. This does not imply that we should take a similar diet if we want to be stronger and smarter than everyone else. 12:1-3). To do this, we must have only one faithful guide of what is acceptable and what is not acceptable – The Bible, which is God’s Word. Dn. But if we could travel back in time and ask him, “Daniel, why don’t you want to eat all this good food? Many of us will face situations which are quite similar to Daniel’s. Introducción: Estos son tiempos de vivir el evangelio del reino de una manera radical, es decir, si caminamos en este, lo hacemos en serio, al modo de Dios ¿Cuantos me pueden hablar algo de Daniel? But despite these possible outcomes Daniel courageously requested for a ten-day trial period, eating nothing from the king’s table but common cereals like wheat or barley [That is what the word “pulse” in v.12 means] and drinking nothing but plain water. So for the rest of the 3 year course, they were allowed to continue taking this simple diet. And the wine that was consumed in his palace had probably been used in ritual libation offerings to these gods. I would like you to imagine for a moment that you are going to get married soon. It is the key to prophetic interpretation and the backbone of biblical prophecy. It tells of […], My text has long been considered the most important passage in the book of Daniel. But something happens: Your grandma who is not a Christian tells you that she wants you to follow the family tradition of paying your respects to your ancestors at the tea ceremony on the wedding day. The Bible contains many names of Christ. When the Israelites were on their way to Canaan they fell several times into the sins of doubt and discontent, and most of the time it was because of food and drink. He had developed solid convictions from God’s Word. 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