Daniel was captured by a conquering army and forced into exile in by his enemies.  In spite of this humiliation, he chose to serve his captors rather than wallow in despair.

He was eventually promoted to the pinnacle of power. He was promoted by 4 different kings and ultimately was awarded the top political position in the entire empire.

How did a subjugated foreign slave achieve such influence?

Daniel became distinguished… because an excellent spirit was in him.” Daniel 6:3

Whatever your circumstance may… responding with an “excellent spirit” will elevate your trajectory moving forward.  How will you respond?


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One thought on “One Simple Choice That Elevates Your Influence

  1. Son, excellent blog. Oh that we could have the same “excellent” spirit. The NASB has it as “extraordinatory spirit.” …

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