Tag Archive: Haggai

May 28

God does his best work when things are not perfect

God uses imperfect people God uses imperfect people who have disappointed him greatly to do great things when they decide to turn their lives around. God told the Jews through Moses that if they did not obey the covenant he would punish them. The final punishment if they continued to rebel would be expulsion from …

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Aug 18

Work, for I am with you, declares the Lord.

The Exile of the Jews In the curses that were part of the Mosaic covenant, the final punishment for continued disobedience was expulsion from the Promised Land. After centuries of rebellion the prophets predicted that this exile would come and Jerusalem fell to the Babylonians in 586 BC. After the Exile After the predicted exile, …

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