For about a month now I have had this feeling that everything just does not feel right. I am not sure what I am really trying to say but things are just crazy. People everywhere it seems are disconnected with reality. Society is in an upheaval of discontentment, entitlement mentality, selfishness at an all time high. I am praying for God to come and shake us all up. Shake us upside down, sideways and in and out. I believe and pray that when our praise goes up perhaps His rain will come down and drown us all in His presence and shake us up. Let our praise be "turned up" in all of us and may His glory fill this new temple with His greater glory.
Greater Glory in New Temple
1In the seventh month, in the one and twentieth day of the month, came the word of the LORD by the prophet Haggai, saying, 2Speak now to Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua the son of Josedech, the high priest, and to the residue of the people, saying, 3Who is left among you that saw this house in her first glory? and how do ye see it now? is it not in your eyes in comparison of it as nothing? 4Yet now be strong, O Zerubbabel, saith the LORD; and be strong, O Joshua, son of Josedech, the high priest; and be strong, all ye people of the land, saith the LORD, and work: for I am with you, saith the LORD of hosts:5According to the word that I covenanted with you when ye came out of Egypt, so my spirit remaineth among you: fear ye not. 6For thus saith the LORD of hosts; Yet once, it is a little while, and I will shake the heavens, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry land; 7And I will shake all nations, and the desire of all nations shall come: and I will fill this house with glory, saith the LORD of hosts. 8The silver is mine, and the gold is mine, saith the LORD of hosts.9The glory of this latter house shall be greater than of the former, saith the LORD of hosts: and in this place will I give peace, saith the LORD of hosts.