1st of ELUL: Haggai Prophecy commences (Haggai 1:1-12)* "Stop focusing on your houses - build G-d's House!"
9th of ELUL: Birthday of Dan ben Yaakov.
17th of ELUL: (which falls on Israel's Election Day - no coincidence there!): Spies who slandered the land died.
24th of ELUL: Second part of Haggai's message (Haggai 1:15 - 9)* G-d reiterates that His Spirit is still in the midst of the Jewish People and that they must be strong and build.