A SINCERE FAITH
BIBLE BASIS: Daniel 1:8-21
BIBLE TRUTH: Daniel’s active faith and his tact helped him to remain obedient to God with his dietary requirements.
MEMORY VERSE: “But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank” (from Daniel 1:8).
LESSON AIM: By the end of the lesson, we will: ANALYZE the choice that Daniel and his friends faced and that choice’s outcome; ASPIRE to have the faith of Daniel when confronted with contradictory directives from authorities; and IDENTIFY similar situations that call for the exercise of faith.
BACKGROUND SCRIPTURES: Daniel 1 – Read and incorporate the insights you gained from the Background Scriptures into your study of the lesson.LESSON 6 JANUARY 7