Indeed we count them blessed who endure. You have heard of the perseverance of Job and seen the end intended by the Lord—that the Lord is very compassionate and merciful.
“I delight to do Your will, O my God, And Your law is within my heart.”
Running can be a great thing. It can condition us and make us strong and healthy. It can bring us fame and success when we win races…
So whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin.
Seek the Lord while He may be found, Call upon Him while He is near.
But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s delicacies, nor with the wine which he drank; therefore he requested of the chief of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself. (Daniel 1:8) We can learn much from the Book of Daniel. One of the