Don’t Mock God

Don’t Mock God

Daniel 5:1-31

Daniel: Serving God In A Godless Culture (Series)

Daniel 5: 1-4 (3)

3 So they brought in the gold goblets that had been taken from the temple of God in Jerusalem, and the king and his nobles, his wives and his concubines drank from them.

The king was disrespectful and stupid.

Daniel 5:5-6 (5)
5 Suddenly the fingers of a human hand appeared and wrote on the plaster of the wall, near the lampstand in the royal palace. The king watched the hand as it wrote.
The hand of God will lead humanity forward.

Daniel 5:7-9 (8)

8 Then all the king’s wise men came in, but they could not read the writing or tell the king what it meant.
Who do you turn to when you mess things up?

Daniel 5:10-12 (11a)

11 There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods.
Daniel is respected and remembered.