Nehemiah

The strength to forgive

But now, O God, strengthen my hands. –Nehemiah 6:9 You have to give Nehemiah’s enemies an “E” for effort. When their threats of violence didn’t stop Nehemiah from rebuilding Jerusalem’s walls, they resorted to lies in an attempt to slander Nehemiah. They were simply doing the bidding of a greater enemy of God’s people, the […]

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Are you actively serving others?

Half of my servants worked on construction, and half held the spears, shields, bows, and coats of mail. –Nehemiah 4:16 As a Christian, God expects you and I to be productive. What a great example we have of this in the fourth chapter of Nehemiah. Once the plot to stop the work of rebuilding the […]

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Keep your eyes focused on the future

When our enemies heard…that God had frustrated their plan, we all returned to the wall, each to his work. –Nehemiah 4:15 God can do amazing things with people who refuse to quit, who take their eyes off their present circumstances and look ahead because they believe God has something great in store. That’s what Nehemiah […]

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Do you have a place on the wall?

As a servant of Jesus Christ, you have a purpose for living. And you can make a difference in your community, church, and world… especially when you work in partnership with others.

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What’s the focus of your prayers?

So much of our prayer life can be shallow, weak, and self-centered. But when you read the great prayers of the Bible, you discover that they are God-centered. 

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Start saying yes to God!

The book of Nehemiah contains the longest recorded prayer in the Bible. In that prayer, we see what kind of God we serve and how his people responded.

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Don’t be defeated by discouragement

In Nehemiah 4, the Bible gives us an account of a time when the children of Israel were debilitated by discouragement. They were halfway through completing the rebuilding of the wall of Jerusalem, and discouragement attacked them with full force.

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Fight for Your Family

Look for ways to serve and love others today!

Half of my servants worked on construction, and half held the spears, shields, bows, and coats of mail. –Nehemiah 4:16 As a Christian, God expects you and I to be productive. What a great example we have of this in the fourth chapter of Nehemiah. Once the plot to stop the work of rebuilding the […]

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God has something great in store for you!

When our enemies heard…that God had frustrated their plan, we all returned to the wall, each to his work. –Nehemiah 4:15 God can do amazing things with people who refuse to quit, who take their eyes off their present circumstances and look ahead because they believe God has something great in store. That’s what Nehemiah […]

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