The Blessing of Holy Submission – Hag. 2:10-23

We human beings know innately that submission to God results in his blessing being poured out on us. Whether we acknowledge it or not, we know it's true in the depths of our souls. We even practice the principle ourselves. We reward our children for obedience. Employers reward workers would…

Remember the Former Glory – Hag. 2:1-9

As we discussed last week in the introduction to Haggai, the book contains 4 separate and distinct prophecies. They seem to have a common theme: to encourage the Israelites who returned to Judah after the captivity of God's faithfulness. Why would that be necessary? Because these people and their parents/grandparents…

Poverty Sent From Heaven? – Haggai Chpt. 1

Today we begin a brief study in the book of Haggai. I say 'brief' because we only have two chapters here, for a total of just 38 verses. Despite it's short length, the book contains 4 separate and distinct prophecies. The first prophecy takes up the entire first chapter. The…