Haggai Worksheet

Haggai Worksheet

The Book of Haggai takes place in 520 b.c. during the reign of King ______.

Eighteen years had passed since the exiled Jews had been allowed to return to _________.

The people had been ___________ by the opposition and had abandoned the project of rebuilding the temple.

Zerubbabel was the ________ of Judah, and Joshua was the high priest.

The Lord sent ______ to them with a message: "'Is it a time for you yourselves to be living in your paneled houses, while this house remains a ruin?'" (1:4).

He told them to give careful thought to their ways. They had planted ____, but harvested little.

"'You earn wages, only to put them in a purse with _____ in it'" (1:6).

They expected much, but it turned out to be ______ because God's house remained a ruin, while they built their own ______.

Then Zerubbabel, Joshua and the people obeyed the Lord, and they began __________ the temple.

The Lord encouraged them, "'Be ______, O Zerubbabel,' declares the Lord. 'Be ______, O Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest. Be ______, all you people of the land,' declares the Lord, 'and work. For I am with you,' declares the Lord Almighty" (2:4).

"'My ______ remains among you. Do not fear'" (2:5).

He said that the _____ of the new temple would be greater than the _____ of the former one (2:9).

He also promised, "'From this day on I will _____ you'" (2:19).

Memory Verse: "The heart of the discerning acquires knowledge; the ears of the wise seek it out" (Proverbs 18:15).


Go to the Word

Match each Scripture reference below with the correct verse, and then fill in the missing words.

Haggai 2:10 Haggai 2:7 Haggai 2:21 Haggai 1:2

Haggai 2:22 Haggai 1:8 Haggai 2:17 Haggai 2:5

"On the twenty-fourth day of the ninth _____, in the second year of Haggai ______

Darius, the word of the Lord came to the prophet Haggai."

"This is what the ____ Almighty says: 'These people say, "The time Haggai ______

has not yet come for the Lord's house to be built."'"

"'This is what I covenanted with you when you came out of _____. Haggai ______

And my Spirit remains among you. Do not fear.'"

"'I will shake all _______, and the desired of all nations will come, and Haggai ______

I will fill this house with _____,' says the Lord Almighty."

"'Tell Zerubbabel ________ of Judah that I will _____ the heavens and Haggai ______

the earth.'"

"'Go up into the mountains and bring down ______ and build the house, Haggai ______

so that I may take ________ in it and be honored,' says the Lord."

"'I will overturn _____ thrones and shatter the power of the foreign Haggai ______

kingdoms. I will _________ chariots and their drivers; horses and their

riders will fall, each by the sword of his brother.'"

"'I struck all the work of your _____ with blight, mildew and hail, yet Haggai ______

you did not ____ to me,' declares the Lord."

Warren Simmons