Category Archives: Nehemiah

Nehemiah 13 House Cleaning

Today we are going to see how quickly our repentance and our commitments to God can be forgotten if we do not keep focused on the things of God. We are going to see that if we are not careful … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 11-12 The Sacrifices we give to God

Sacrifice in the Old Testament meant that something was getting ready to give up its life for the sake of others. The people of God saw on a first hand basis the animals being sacrificed that demonstrated what was to … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 10 Live Differently

We have been walking through the book of Nehemiah and they have built the wall and now they knew there was more they needed to accomplish. God had called them to do more than to just build a wall, God … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 9:5-31True Worship Part 2

  “True worship must worship God as He exists, not as we wish Him to be. …if we make an image of God in our mid that is not in accord with God’s revelation of himself, then we are not … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 9:1-5 True Worship Part 1

If you were to ask people what worship to God looks like there would be many thoughts and opinions. Many would bring up God’s Word, singing and praying but is that what  worship is all about? Worship happens when we … Continue reading

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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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