My sweet friend, Alice, has been hanging out in the Old Testament book of Daniel for a long time and as soon as she heard about my “oneword-2015” she emailed me the scripture in the illustration below.
It is actually a quote from king Nebuchadnezzar, you know the one…the king that called for the fiery-furnace extinguishing of Daniel’s friends, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, when they refused to bow down to the 90-foot image of Neb’s god (little g) he had constructed. The same king who 12-months later got so prideful that God took his kingdom away and put him in the fields to graze and eat grass with oxen for seven years. (Daniel chapters 3 and 4.)
Yet, after the miracle he saw in the fiery furnace, he said this:
Wonder of wonders! I want to declare this today, Monday, January 12, 2015!