Piper: The essence of the matter is not knowing the spirits but knowing God

John Piper comments on Daniel 10-12, in a sermon, “Angels and Prayer”: But the point is this: Daniel’s praying was not about angels. And probably ours shouldn’t be either. We should wrestle in prayer and fasting for the things that we know are God’s will in our lives and our families and our church and … More Piper: The essence of the matter is not knowing the spirits but knowing God

Daniel: keep your eyes and heart open to see more of God’s wise, loving sovereignty

Even when times were tough, God  had not given up on His people. The book of Daniel is an encouragement that  God has a future  and a plan for His people, all His people. There are at least three statements in Daniel 1 which reveal the sovereignty of God (His control over men and creation).  God … More Daniel: keep your eyes and heart open to see more of God’s wise, loving sovereignty

Angels and Prayer

John Piper comments on Daniel 10-12, in a sermon, “Angels and Prayer”: But the point is this: Daniel’s praying was not about angels. And probably ours shouldn’t be either. We should wrestle in prayer and fasting for the things that we know are God’s will in our lives and our families and our church and … More Angels and Prayer