Change Your World – Day 42

Read Nehemiah 11:22-30 At the dedication of the city walls, all the people gathered around and celebrated the work they had done. It wasn’t easy. They had to work very hard for long hours, there was the constant threat of opposition, and much more. But, the people of...

Change Your World – Day 41

Read Nehemiah 11:12-21 Among the group returning to Jerusalem were several priests who had returned to the city with Zerubbabel years before the city walls were rebuilt. This group of priests helped Zerubbabel rebuild the Temple in Jerusalem which had also been...

Change Your World – Day 40

Read Nehemiah 11:15-36 As we learned in yesterday’s reading, after the Jews rebuilt the wall, they didn’t all just move back into Jerusalem. Some returned to where they were before they started rebuilding the wall and others relocated. They were Jewish people who...

Change Your World – Day 39

Read Nehemiah 11:1-14 An odd thing happened once the temple walls were rebuilt, Nehemiah realized that there weren’t many people actually living inside the city walls once they had been rebuilt. Many of the Jews were not interested in living in the city because moving...