Philadelphia Baptist Church

Repairing Perspectives

The second message from the Lord through Haggai was a message of encouragement. As the temple was beginning to take shape, some were reminded that this second temple was not going to be nearly as grand as the one Solomon built. They lost sight of what was important and were tempted to complain and despair. When it seems to us that life is not as good as it once was, that things have not turned out as we expected or that the glory days will never come again, we must remember to be grateful for what God is doing now and hopeful about what God will do in the future. Continue reading