Many of you know Benjamin who is the boy who came here because of abuse and he lost his eye and we were able to get him a false eye. He graduates from chef school in two weeks. He has a job at a French restaurant and left today to live closer to where he will be working due to the hours he will have to spend on the job.
The Georgia team is having popcorn and M&Ms for different dorms each night this week.
Zechariah 4:6 “This is the Word of the Lord to Zerubbabel ‘not by might nor by power but by my Spirit saith the Lord’”. King Cyrus of Persia gave permission for a group of the children of God held in captivity to return to Judah and rebuild the temple.
Zechariah and Haggai prophesied during the time the Jews were trying to rebuild the city and temple but had quit because of criticism and opposition. Zechariah speaks of how God had called them to perform the construction and He would give them the Spirit to finish the task.
Zerubbabel, a descendent of David, was chosen to lead them. They built homes and laid the foundation and then quit working because they were being criticized. They fell to the opposition. They listened to the wrong words.