They say that wise people learn from their mistakes. And really wise people learn from the mistakes of other people, without having to make them themselves.
Today, we come to one of the great cautionary tales in the Bible, Belshazzar’s banquet. It’s in the Bible so that we might learn from Belshazzar’s mistake. We’re going to look at what his mistake was, and what we need to learn if we are to avoid repeating it.