NORTH KOREA RELEASES HYEON LIM

A Canadian pastor freed from a North Korean prison on humanitarian grounds is healthy and not in critical condition, his family said on Thursday. Hyeon Soo Lim, who served in one of the largest churches in Canada, had been sentenced to hard labor for life in December 2015 after North Korea accused him of attempting to overthrow the regime. On Wednesday, North Korea’s KCNA news agency said he was released on “sick bail.” Lim is expected to return to Canada later on Thursday, a source familiar with the matter said on…

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KNOWLEDGE

Psalm 119:11 says “Your word have I hidden in my heart that I might not sin against you.” Many contemporaries of Daniel may have looked back at their experiences and their losses and determined to start a completely new way of life away from home with no hope of returning to Judah. What therefore may have given them assurance and kept them obedient to God’s word? It was KNOWLEDGE among other things. Daniel 1:17 says: As for these four young men, God gave them KNOWLEDGE and skill in all literature…

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