Daily Devotional “Uncompromising Prayer”

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Daily Devotional “Uncompromising Prayer”
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March 27, 2023

“In the first year of Darius the son of Ahasuerus . . . I gave my attention to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer” (Daniel. 9:1-3).

Uncompromising prayer brings glory to God.

Daniel’s prayer in Daniel 9:1-19 illustrates the key elements of effective intercessory prayer.

Those elements will serve as the focus of our studies for several days, but first some background to Daniel’s prayer will be helpful.

Verse 1 says that Daniel prayed in the first year of the reign of King Darius, the first great king of the Medo-Persian Empire.

About sixty-five years earlier, God had punished the sinful kingdom of Judah by allowing King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon to conquer Jerusalem and take Israelite captives back to Babylon.

Subsequently the Babylonian Empire fell to the Medo-Persian Empire. 

Darius conquered Babylon on the night King Belshazzar threw a drunken festival at which God wrote the doom of his kingdom on the wall (Daniel. 5:24-28). 

Daniel was among the captives originally transported to Babylon by Nebuchadnezzar.

Throughout the lengthy captivity period, he never forgot he was God’s child and always represented God properly despite his difficult circumstances. 

He was a man of uncommon wisdom and courage. His trust in God was unwavering and his commitment to prayer uncompromising—even when his prayers could have cost him his life (Daniel. 6:4-11).

As a result, God protected him, exalted him, and was glorified through him—as evidenced by King Darius’ decree that everyone in the kingdom was to fear and tremble before Daniel’s great God (Daniel. 6:26).

Since Daniel understood the priority of prayer, he refused to be intimidated or distracted from it.

His commitment is worthy of imitation. Can that be said of you?

If everyone followed your pattern of prayer, would God’s Kingdom be strengthened?

Consistency is important in prayer. You might try praying for different requests on specific days.

For example, on Mondays you could pray for your governmental leaders, on Tuesdays for your pastor and the ministries of your church, etc.

Further Reading

Read Daniel 6.

•What rank did Daniel hold?
•Why did King Darius want to promote Daniel?
•What was the reaction of the commissioners and satraps to Daniel’s popularity?
•How did they deceive the king?
•How did God protect Daniel?

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