Jesus doesn’t promise to give us more of what death will only steal anyway. He wants to give us what death can’t touch.
The book of Daniel isn’t about Daniel. The book of Daniel is about Daniel’s God. If what you’ve taught or learned from this soaring book is that you should “dare to be a Daniel,” then I’m afraid you entirely missed the point.
As you patiently “preach and pray, love and stay,” you’ll find that your church has been planted on fertile soil that bears up good and lasting fruit.
This is a helpful book on the church in our very anti-institutional age.
This book has a significant overarching weakness: pragmatism.
If you are a pastor or church leader with responsibilities for worship or want to better understand this massive topic in Scripture, you should read this book.