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The Big Idea Of Haggai Is Encouragement By God To Rise Up And Rebuild His Temple

Haggai encouraged God’s people when they had returned from captivity to their Promised Land, to rise up and rebuild the temple that had been destroyed. When God brought His people back from captivity in Babylon they neglected worship in favor … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Isaiah Is The Story Of Salvation From Sin

The prophet Isaiah spoke to Judah and warned them regarding their sin against God but gave them a future hope that God would save them if they turned back to Him. The prophet’s name “Isaiah” means “Yahweh (God) Saves”.  Isaiah … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Micah Is The Story Of God’s Judgment and Restoration Of His People

Micah teaches us, like many of the other prophets did, that God hates sin and will judge it, but His purpose in judgment is to bring His people back to Him so He can bless them. When Micah saw the … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Amos Is The Story God’s Anger At Injustice

When God’s people ignore the needs of the poor in the name of religion, God gets angry at this injustice. Amos was a shepherd and fig tree farmer in a little town.  That is why we called Amos in our … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Nahum Is The Story Of God’s Judgment On Wicked Nineveh

God will not put up with sin forever and in this book called Nahum the great city of Nineveh is about to be judged for their sin. Remember, in the book of Jonah, how evil Nineveh turned from their sin … Continue reading

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