Many see the Word of God. . .few observe!
Daniel and his friends lived in a very difficult time. They were taken and enslaved by the Babylonian ruler Nebuchadnezzar. Despite their circumstances they showed an openness for every kind of learning.
Daniel 1:4 (NIV)
4 young men without any physical defect, handsome,h showing aptitude for every kind of learning,i well informed, quick to understand, and qualified to serve in the king’s palace. He was to teach them the languagej and literature of the Babylonians.b
h See Ge 39:6
i ver 17
j See Ezr 4:7
b Or Chaldeans
The New International Version. (2011). (Da 1:4). Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.
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Four decade veteran of youth ministry in churches, Youth For Christ and now is the Founder and Executive Director of Deeper Still Missions. Danny and his wife Cathy spend most of their time mentoring missionaries in Africa, Europe, Central America and North America. Future opportunities include South America and the Asia Pacific area.