Before the beginning of time, Jesus, who is also called the Word of God and the Logos, came from God the Father. All this followed because the body, which tasted death, belonged to no other but to him who is the Son by nature, [On the Unity of Christ]Jesus was born sinless, lived a sinless life and is pure of spirit.Logos means the divine Word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus). C.): "Who hath ascended up into heaven or descended? Jesus preached no hatred, and performed many miracles including raising people from the dead. There were over 300 prophecies about the coming Messiah, written up to 1000 years before Jesus was born in Bethlehem.It is His most Holy blood that delivered us from our own sins and eternal death and separation from God. Kamal heard a voice call his name and saw a vision of Issa/Jesus/Christ (Yahweh) who spoke with him.

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For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.

(Ephesians )Daniel faced tremendous political pressure from the members of the king’s court.

I can easily get caught up fighting the wrong battles, especially when dealing with young adults.

Traveling overseas sometimes brings out the worst in students, and I was bracing myself for a difficult and confrontational conversation with one particularly disruptive student.

His battle was a battle of betrayal and family strife.

Like Daniel, Joseph’s battle was won because he trusted the Lord to fulfill his promises. In the Bible, we have accounts of personal crises like Joseph’s family conflict, Hannah’s barrenness (1 Samuel 1), and Hezekiah’s illness (2 Kings 20).

And the unseen battle fought by the “spiritual forces of evil” is far bigger than the visible battle.

And Moses said to the people, “Fear not, stand firm, and see the salvation of the Lord, which he will work for you today.

We also have accounts of national catastrophe like warfare, famine, and exile. We may experience seasons where enemies surround us, illness overtakes us, or conflict overwhelms us.

In each of those cases, we can choose to fight the wrong battles, or like Daniel and Joseph, we can rest knowing God is fighting for us.

Brought to Babylon at a young age, this Jewish exile earned the reputation of a man filled with “light and understanding and excellent wisdom” (Daniel ).