WOW! What a worship experience. About 6 or 7 of us, and sang, prayed, and grew with each other as we looked at:
Hagai 2:1-9 and focused on one verse: 9 “‘This Temple is going to end up far better than it started out, a glorious beginning but an even more glorious finish: a place in which I will hand out wholeness and holiness.’
The Emerging Wisdom rested on the following:
Lots of times things that were “great” take a tumble and fall apart (or at least are diminished from what they were), but then they rise again. Where have you seen this dynamic of things ending up better than how they started out in your life?
What are the lessons you’ve learned about this pattern or cycle?
For a look at the complete service, CP 2013-1107.