Gospel OT: Daniel 1:1-7 World vs God: Who Chooses Us?

The Introduction The Text Daniel 1:1–7 (CSB) 1 In the third year of the reign of King Jehoiakim of Judah, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon came to Jerusalem and laid siege to it. 2 The Lord handed King Jehoiakim of Judah over to him, along with some of the vessels from the house of God. Nebuchadnezzar carried them to the land of Babylon, to the house of his god, and put the vessels in the treasury of his god....

January 21, 2022 · 11 min · Joseph Louthan

Gospel OT: Daniel - Introduction and Resources

The Introduction Why do a series in the Daniel? Much like in our Westminster Confession series, I wanted to do this out my time in the world from 2007-2019 where I slowly read the word and pray over what I just read. From Jeremiah zig-zagged through the Bible and ended with Isaiah, it took me 12 years to read the Bible like that. My life during that time was marked with loss, grief, death, suicide attempt, marriage, divorce, birth, chaos, and unrepentant sin....

January 7, 2022 · 3 min · Joseph Louthan