Monthly Archives: March 2016

Nehemiah 8 Responding to God’s Word

After the wall was completed the people were all back into their towns, businesses and farms. There were not enough homes within the city walls so many of them lived in outside villages and towns. After they leave it seems … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 7 Stand Guard

Everyone saw that the wall was rebuilt because of the help of God but Nehemiah knew that although the wall was down this was no time to relax because the enemies he had were still trying to destroy him. Read … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 6 Distractions

We started our story seeing that Nehemiah was heartbroken for his city and the shambles that it was in. He left the comfort of the kingdom and his job to go and sacrifice himself for the sake of others. He has … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 5 the Opposite of Love

  So far the building of the wall has only received opposition from those on the outside but now we are going to see that the people turn on each other because of selfishness. Selfish: having or showing concern only for … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 4:4-5; 13-23 How to handle your enemies

In our story we will see the Sanballat goes from a critic to an enemy because he wants to destroy the Jewish people. Sometimes critics will do more than just make verbal threats but also try to do things to … Continue reading

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