Title: Rebuilding the Broken Fortress of Our Lives
Date: 07-05-2017
Speaker: Rev. Clement Tho

Haggai 1:1-15


1. The Lord instructs the Jews to give careful thoughts to their ways (Haggai 1:1-11)

a. Pointing out the broken areas: no longer putting the matters of the Lord as priority---delaying the rebuilding of the temple

b. The consequences of a broken fortress: all labour will be in vain---a poor harvest

2. The Jews’ response after examining their ways (Haggai 1:12-15)

a. Obedience to the word of the Lord their God

b. Godly fear before the Lord

c. Beginning to rebuild the Lord’s temple