The Day of Small Things

“This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: ‘Not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit,’ says the LORD of hosts.  ‘Who are you, O great mountain? Before Zerubbabel you shall become a plain! … The hands of Zerubbabel have laid the foundation of this temple; his hands shall also finish it…  For who has despised the day of small things?  For these seven rejoice to see the plumb line in the hand of Zerubbabel'” (Zechariah 4).

This is a plumb line:

plumb line

This is the temple:

Learning not to despise the day of small things.  Small things often mean big things are on the way.

 

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One thought on “The Day of Small Things

  1. […] 2014, I learned about transience, the day of small things (and not to despise it), waiting, and hope.  I found a balance between vulnerability and privacy.  […]

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