Today we read the last chapter of second Peter and the sixth chapter of Daniel.
November 21: 2 Peter 3, Daniel 6 (click on the chapter to begin reading).
2 Peter 3. We live in the last days. God’s promise is not slack. There is coming a Day of the Lord, so be steadfast.
Daniel 6. Time has passed. Daniel is by now about 80 years old. He is still praying as he always did, and for that he is thrown into the lions’ den. God sent his angel to protect Daniel, so he was rescued unharmed, but for his accusers, thrown into the same den after Daniel came out, in turned out the lions were really hungry.
Today we read the second chapter of second Peter and the fifth chapter of Daniel.
November 20: 2 Peter 2, Daniel 5 (click on the chapter to begin reading).
2 Peter 2. Even in the first century there arose destructive doctrines from a multitude of false teachers. They are all doomed because of their depravity and attempt to deceive.
Daniel 5. This is the famous chapter with the handwriting on the wall: “Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin“
Today we read the first chapter of second Peter and the fourth chapter of Daniel.
November 19: 2 Peter 1, Daniel 4 (click on the chapter to begin reading).
2 Peter 1 is greeting the faithful, urging them to be fruitful in the faith as they apply the eight godly virtues. Peter reminds them of his approaching death and reminds them of the trustworthiness of the prophetic word.
Daniel 4 contains Nebuchadnezzar’s dream of a tree, his fall and restoration.
2 Peter 3, God’s Promise is not Slack, The Day of the Lord, Be Steadfast.
2 Peter 2, Destructive Doctrines, Doom of False Teachers, Depravity of False Teachers, Deceptions of False Teachers.
2 Peter 1, Greeting the Faithful, Fruitful Growth in the Faith, Peter’s Approaching Death, The Trustworthy Prophetic Word.