The book of Daniel opens up with Nebuchadnezzar choosing the finest men to go through a training course that would last 3 years. At the end of this course these men would serve in the palace. Among the men that were chose were Shadrach, Meshac, Abednego and Daniel. These men were favored by God and he protected them from the deadly furnace and protected Daniel from the infamous Lions Den. Daniel was used to interpret dreams and he was used in the royal court. This books shows us that when we stand for what we know God has told us to do and allow ourselves to be used by him that he will protect us and guard us for the rest of our days.