Powerful Expectations

"The king assigned them a daily amount of food and wine from the king's table. They were to be trained for three years, and after that they were to enter the king's service." (Daniel 1:5) After being selected for the king of Babylon's "best and brightest " program, captured students from around the world were put through a three-year course of study and then placed in a high-ranking job. It was kind of like going away to college and a career -- except that you were a conquered slave with li...