Daniel 2:1-49 THE TENSION- our attitude & outlook is impacted by who’s in charge MAIN POINT- THE KINGDOM OF GOD IS HERE- WE ARE EITHER BUILT INTO IT OR CRUSHED BY IT
Daniel 1:8-21 THE TENSION- DEVOTION TO KING JESUS DOESN’T COME AT THE EXPENSE OF DETACHING FROM “BABYLON” APPLICATION POINT- DETERMINE YOUR MIND TO: NOT DEFILE YOUR-SELF; NOT DISENGAGE YOUR-SOCIETY MAIN POINT- DANIEL’S CONVICTIONS TO BE CLEAN YET CONNECTED POINT TO CHRIST
THE TENSION: Our King & His Kingdom often seem & feel so far away- how then can we remain faithful? MAIN POINT: If our King looks after the dealings on the world stage, be comforted that He looks after the concerns of your heart
2 Corinthians 12:13-13:13
2 Corinthians 10:1-18Your opinion about you, & others’ opinion about you, is outweighed by God’s opinion about you.
THE TENSION: WHERE YOU PUT YOUR MONEY REVEALS WHAT YOU REALLY VALUE MAIN POINT: SOCIETY VALUES HOW MUCH A PERSON HAS, BUT GOD VALUES HOW A PERSON GIVES.