Morning Light – December 27th, 2017 – Zecheriah 5:  A Flying Scroll and an Ephah of Grain

Source: http://ift.tt/2pJJp9F Today: [Zecheriah 5] A Flying Scroll and an Ephah of Grain: In the sixth vision of Zecheriah he is shown a scroll flying through the earth with a curse written upon it relating to original sin. The second vision is that of a quantity of grain upon which an ingot of lead is cast as a picture of the impact of sin upon man as an explanation as to why God doesn’t need man’s help to bring about His purposes. www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Zec 5:1-11 KJV] 1 Then I turned, and lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and behold a … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 26th, 2017 – Zecheriah 4:  By My Spirit says the Lord!

Source: http://ift.tt/2pCAkiX Today: [Zecheriah 4] By My Spirit says the Lord! In Zecheriah 4 the prophet is given a word to the governor of Jerusalem regarding how the restoration temple would be built. It is a message a relevant for those of us today as it was for these struggling returnees 2500 years ago. www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Zec 4:1-14 KJV] 1 And the angel that talked with me came again, and waked me, as a man that is wakened out of his sleep, 2 And said unto me, What seest thou? And I said, I have looked, and behold a candlestick all … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 22nd, 2017 – Zecheriah 3:  The Fourth Vision of Zecheriah

Source: http://ift.tt/2CYFPul Today: [Zecheriah 3] The Fourth Vision of Zecheriah: In chapter 3 of Zecheriah the prophet sees a forth vision of Satan standing against the high priest whose name is Joshua. What transpires in this vision is a picture not just of the high priest at that time, but also of Jesus who would come and defeat Satan and come out of the grave victorious. www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Zec 3:1-10 KJV] 1 And he shewed me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the LORD, and Satan standing at his right hand to resist him. 2 And the LORD … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light –  December 21st, 2017 – Zecheriah 2:  God’s Wall of Fire Around Us

Source: http://ift.tt/2BJIYi2 Today: [Zecheriah 2] God’s Wall of Fire Around Us. In Zec. 2 the prophet sees an angel going to measure the city of Jerusalem. A second angel stops him and declares that the city of Jerusalem will be a city without walls, surrounded by the fire of God around her and the glory of God in the midst of her. This speaks of who God is in us as His people and the promise not only of divine protection, but also of a baptism of fire yet to be revealed whereby we experience in our bodies the immortality … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 20th, 2017 – Zecheriah 1:  The Introduction of a Seer

Source: http://ift.tt/2oWPdMS Today: [Zecheriah 1] The Introduction of a Seer. In the book of Zecheriah we have an excellent example of a seer prophet. Zecheriah experiences several visions during the time that Haggai was prophesying. Zecheriah’s ministry is quite different than that of Haggai, but his message confirms the call to rebuild the temple, and the promise that the ancient enemies of Israel and Judah are about to be brought to heel. www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Zec 1:1-21 KJV] 1 In the eighth month, in the second year of Darius, came the word of the LORD unto Zechariah, the son of Berechiah, the … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 19th, 2017 – Haggai 2:  The Glory of the Former Temple

Source: http://ift.tt/2D3uMAT Today: [Haggai 2] The Glory of the Former Temple: In ch. 2 of Haggai the prophet encourages the people in the building of the Restoration Temple. They had become discouraged because the temple of Solomon was so much greater, they didn’t see much point in their efforts. The same discouragement plagues the people of God today. Will we ever see an outpouring of God as in the days of Acts? Many suggest it is foolish to even hope for such a thing, but Haggai speaks not only to his day but our day as well of a promised … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 18th, 2017 – Haggai 01:  Connecting with the Purposes of God

Source: http://ift.tt/2Czr80u Today: [Haggai 1] Connecting with the Purposes of God. Can your life be described at times as taking one step forward and two steps back? Do you feel that you just never quite come to the place of getting ahead financially or otherwise? The book of Haggai is a book that addresses a people who were struggling, as it were putting money in a bag with holes in it, not ever seeing enough of anything. Haggai by the word of the Lord brings a solution, if we have the heart to hear it. www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Hag 1:1-15 KJV] 1 … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 15th, 2017 – Zephaniah 3:  The Remnant of God is Comforted

Source: http://ift.tt/2j5d3A5 Today: [Zephaniah 3] The Remnant of God is Comforted. In the concluding chapter of Zephaniah, it is prophesied that the ruling classes and elite peoples of the population of Jerusalem and Judah will go into captivity for their sins. Those that are impoverished, marginalized and oppresses are promised that they will be the remnant who will inherit the resources of their oppressors. This literally took place under the Babylonian occupation and is a reminder to us that God champions the cause of the marginalized peoples and will defend them and care for them when no one else will. … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – December 14th, 2017 – Zephaniah 2:  Gather together and Seek the Lord

Source: http://ift.tt/2BnlUba Today: [Zephaniah 2] Gather together and Seek the Lord: In chapter 2 of Zephaniah the prophet sees the nation of Judah and all the neighboring peoples coming under the gathering storm of God’s anger. He calls upon the people to do two things that if they complied would cause them to be sheltered and protected when all the world around them was plunged into chaos and destruction. www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Zep 2:1-15 KJV] 1 Gather yourselves together, yea, gather together, O nation not desired; 2 Before the decree bring forth, [before] the day pass as the chaff, before the fierce … (click link or title to continue)