Daniel

Missio on Daniel: No Hand Washing!

“Daniel in the Lion’s Den” has become one of the iconic Biblical stories of faith for Daniel’s bravery and devout persistence in the face of lethal opposition. For good reason, Daniel has often occupied the lion-share of the story (I … more »

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Missio on Daniel: When Life Gives You Lions…

In many lines of work, one of the key factors of success is ability to work in stressful situations.  Logically, if one can maintain composure during a hailstorm of difficulties and other obstacles, that individual will manage just fine when … more »

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Missio on Daniel: Making Jeremiah 29 Work

The story of Daniel teaches us that it is possible to live a faithful life even during exile in a pagan land and amidst a culture antithetical to God’s law.  As if spurred on by Jeremiah 29, with competence and … more »

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Missio on Daniel: Living in Babylon

Jeremiah 29 instructed the Israelites in exile in Babylon to live and work for the good of the pagan society in which they were immersed.  The first six chapters of the book of Daniel give pictures of Israelites who tried … more »

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