Kingdom Builders

10/25/2008 - 11:15
10/25/2008 - 13:00
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  1. Ezra 1:1 and Jeremiah 29:10
    Point I - What God has prophesied will always come to pass.
  2. Ezra 1:2, 3
    Heathen King making an appeal and a decree to build God’s house.
    Point II - God used the most powerful man to furnish the means for the construction of the temple.
  3. Ezra 4:4, 5 - Trouble / Adversaries
    The result - Ezra 4:24, 25.
    Point III - The Devil always seeks to obstruct kingdom builders.
  4. How did God counteract this?
    Ezra 5:1, 2
    Point IV - God’s prophets encourage builders.
    1. Opposition again (Ezra 5:3)
    2. Jews respond (Ezra 5:17)
  5. God overrules (Ezra 6:1-3).
  6. The next empire, Darius issues his own decree - Temple to be completed with materials supplied by Israel’s Adversaries.

Jesus would be coming to this temple
The Desire of Nations - Haggai 2:7

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