The Road That Leads to Life (2008)
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The Road That Leads to Life (2008)

What is the road that leads to life? A clue lies in Jesus’ admonition, “Unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:20). God puts this righteousness in the heart and life of a humble, surrendered believer. So how do you walk out this...

Belshazzar’s Feast
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Belshazzar’s Feast

Belshazzar refused the light he had about the holy God of heaven and died partying. He was unable to read the writing on the wall, which was the judgment of God over his life. By contrast, Daniel took a strong stand for righteousness, refused the king’s gifts, and was exalted (and delivered) by God. With...

The Road to Life (2008)
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The Road to Life (2008)

The writing on the wall at Belshazzar’s banquet teaches us what it means to deny ourselves and enter the narrow gate. The first word, mene, signifies the sinner’s condition: though he thought he could dethrone God and be in charge of his own life, God will finally put an end to this stolen sovereignty. Tekel...