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    The devil is always roaming the world to tempt us and to sabotage our faith in God, but God uses multiple tests to develop our faith in Him. We as a human being must be tested by faith for God to trust us with His word. False faith fails at times of us being tested in our trial, but crazy faith helps us to grow and mature in areas to edify God 's Kingdom. Faith clarifies why God authorized the three "black" Hebrew men who names were, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego to be tested by their faith. God also consented for them to be thrown into the fiery furnace for their faith to be developed. In 1 Peter 1:7 says, “These have come so that your faith-of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire-may be proved genuine and…

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    What do you think of when you hear that someone is an individual of good character? Merriam Webster’s dictionary defines character as, “one of the attributes that make up and distinguish an individual.” The word character was first used in 14th century Latin, meaning distinctive quality. I say character is defined how a person reacts when their back is against the wall. I say this because, it is only then when you have two options, either to stand and fight or lay down and die, is your…

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    the king's food, or with the wine that he drank.” (1:8) This trust would be the foundation for God to show His power through Daniel. Chapter two further reveals God’s faithfulness. When King Nebuchadnezzar had a troubling dream, none of the Chaldean sorcerers, magicians, and astrologers knew how to interpret it. Again, God was faithful to Daniel. “Then Daniel…[sought]…mercy from the God of heaven concerning the mystery, so that Daniel and his companions might not be destroyed with the…

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    Daniel's Prophecies

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    This research paper will allow you to see how the testimonies and history will reveal God’s Sovereignty, restoration, and his assurance to the people of Israel and us today thought out the book of Daniel and his prophecies. Daniel ‘name means ‘God is my Judge. For instance, in Chapters 1, vs 17. The early prophecies in Daniel life. Chapters 2., 4, 5. The Prophetic Book will reveal how God uses dominion of other nations, adversity, pride to humble and bring all people back to him.. We will…

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    Daniel Chapter 4 Summary

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    him and baffles his wise men, Daniel then interprets the dream leading to the wandering seven year humiliation of the king as a beast. Yet, the King’s reign is restored at the end of the chapter when he acknowledges Daniel’s God as the one true God. The rule of King Nebuchadnezzar can be seen throughout the book of Daniel, yet his relationship with Daniel’s God remains to be one of superficiality and arrogance. This presents itself well in this chapter in seeing the King’s attitude towards…

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    Rev. Franklin Graham has been voicing out against U.S. President Barack Obama’s order to give transgender access to public school restrooms, but now he has upped the heat in the LGBT debate by urging his followers to be willing to be martyred for their “intolerant” beliefs. In a Facebook message posted on Sunday, Rev. Franklin Graham asked his followers about the things or principles that they would be willing to take a bullet for. Citing the biblical story of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego who…

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    of the text. For example, he referred to himself as an Apostle Paul like figure, because they both traveled out of their hometowns to share their beliefs with others, and they both ended up in prison because of that. The specific text said, “…and just as the Apostle Paul left his little village of Tarsus and carried the gospel of Jesus Christ to practically every hamlet and city of the Greco-Roman world, I too am compelled to carry the gospel of freedom beyond my particular hometown.” He also…

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    Specifically, with his comparison to Jesus, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, he introduces the term extremist. Extremist although heavily packed with a negative connotation is premised here as positive by King. In his letter, King says, “Was not Jesus an extremist for love... Was not Amos an extremist for justice...? Was not Paul an extremist for the Christian gospel...? Was not Martin Luther an extremist...And John Bunyan? (706)” By mentioning all those biblical figures along with influential…

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    God bestowed on His people. God ended up placing a plague on His people for being disobedient, as well as making them wonder for 40 years in the desert. Anyone over the age of 20 who disobeyed God would not see the promise land as we see in Numbers 13:35 where it states that those that disobeyed, “meet their end in this wilderness; here they will die.” While there is a lot of disobedience against God in the Old Testament, we can also see characters that disobey against earthly rulers in order…

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    King writes, “It was evidenced sublimely in the refusal of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego to obey the laws of Nebuchadnezzar.” When King writes about Nebuchadnezzar, he alludes to the story in the Book of Daniel when Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego refuse to bow to Nebuchadnezzar’s idol. Nebuchadnezzar is furious and throws them into a fiery furnace. They don’t burn and are not harmed. King alludes to this event to show that sometimes people can disobey, be punished, and still be unaffected.…

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