‘The glory of this present house will be greater than the glory of the former house,’ says the Lord Almighty. ‘And in this place, I will grant peace,’ declares the Lord Almighty.”
…I believe this or that or if I vote this way or that way!
…Our Identity with Jesus sets us on the right path!
…When I am not walking with Jesus my identity becomes fogged
and we get discouraged!
- What Causes discouragement? 2:1-3
The people had the WRONG PERSPECTIVE; in other words, they were focusing on the wrong things.
Do not say, "Why were the old days better than these?" For it is not wise to ask such questions.” Ecclesiastes 7:10 (NIV)
- The Solution to discouragement? 2:4-5
ENCOURAGEMENT CAN ONLY COME FROM SOMEONE WHO POSSESSES STRENGTH, OR HOPE
- The Results of Pressing On despite discouragement! 2:6-9
Because God is Sovereign, the Best is Yet to come!