Nehemiah Devotional: Celebration makes a difference

Nehemiah Devotional: Celebration makes a difference Read:Nehemiah 12 Jerusalem’s wall was finished in 52 days. Amazing! Nehemiah made plans to celebrate. Nehemiah passed out assignments, organized the people, and oversaw every aspect of the celebration. Nehemiah took...

Nehemiah Devotional: You are not a number

Nehemiah Devotional: You are not a number Read:Nehemiah 11 Why do you suppose Nehemiah records so many names in his account of those returning to settle in Jerusalem? The names serve to focus our attention on the promises God made to His people. They remind the...

Nehemiah Devotional: Making a difference as a church

Nehemiah Devotional: Making a difference as a church Read:Nehemiah 10 When the people in Jerusalem said, “We will not neglect the house of our God,” they committed to observe the sacrifices and offerings required by God’s law. They acknowledged they were regaining a...

Nehemiah Devotional: God's not scared of your mess

Nehemiah Devotional: God’s not scared of your mess Read:Nehemiah 9 How do you picture God? Is He angry, vengefully looking to punish your next mistake? That’s a different god than the God Nehemiah describes. God rescued the Israelites from slavery by parting the...

Nehemiah Devotional: It's time to move past your shame

Nehemiah Devotional: It’s time to move past your shame Read:Nehemiah 8 The people wept over how far they had walked away from God. Then Ezra, a teacher of the law, and Nehemiah, the governor, told them to move past their guilt and shame. Nehemiah and Ezra...