TEXT: DANIEL 1:1-8
TITLE: FAITHFULNESS – RESOLVED or RELUCTANT?
AUTHOR: JACK WOODARD
All of us are familiar with the story of Daniel, and how at a young age (probably 15 or 16 years of age) he was taken captive by the Babylonian Army and sent to Babylon along with hundreds of others. Upon arrival he was one of a select few young men chosen to be trained to help administrate Nebuchadnezzar’s Kingdom. As a young man, who was a Child of God, this immediately presented Daniel and his fellow captives with several challenges to their Faith and their Faithfulness to their God. The very same challenges every young Christian is facing today in our society. (See my sermon on Daniel; Point #1, under SERMON CATEGORY, at http://jackwoodard.wordpress.com)
1. The Challenge of a Secular Education [Daniel 1:4]
2. The Challenge of Sinful Enticements [Daniel 1:5-8]
3. The Challenge of…
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