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Are You Called To A Difficult Task?

In Haggai chapter 1, God, through his prophet, is confronting the Israelites for taking care of themselves before they took care of the house of God. The temple was in ruins yet many of the Israelites had built homes and livelihoods with no regard to its state. In verse 2 the people are recorded as stating it’s just not the right time to rebuild the temple. They could have had a lot of “valid” reasons. Maybe there were not enough funds. Maybe they didn’t have enough time. Or maybe they were waiting for things to line up perfectly before they began. Whatever their reasoning, God was having none of it. It is easy in life to put things off ...