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Week Nineteen (Sermon on Chapter 19 will be on 2/28):
Chapter 19: The Return Home
Focus: Haggai, Zechariah
Related Bible Text: Ezra 1-6; Haggai 1-2; Zechariah 1; 8

Discussion Sessions:
Wednesday: 10:10 AM
Thursday: 6:45 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM

Questions to think about as you read (page 481 at back of book)

  1. Why did God rescue the Israelites again?
  2. In what ways have you seen or experienced the rescuing power of God?
  3. What did the Israelites do to deserve the mercy they received?
  4. What reason does God have for being merciful to you?
  5. The Jews returned home to rebuild the temple, the dwelling place of God on earth. Why was it important for them to do this?
  6. Where does God dwell on earth today?

Fun games to play (courtesy of D. Pleacher, First Presbyterian Church, Fort Collins CO)