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Month: December 2013

Nehemiah 6 Summary

Nehemiah 6 Summary

Nehemiah 6 Summary: We’re just finishing up the section in Nehemiah that started in chapter 2:9. Do you remember way back then? That’s where Nehemiah comes to Jerusalem after he heard of the Jews’ plight and after he petitioned King Artaxerxes to be able to come and rebuild Jerusalem and help his Jewish brethren. Then […]

Nehemiah 5 Summary

Nehemiah 5 Summary

Nehemiah 5 Summary: Today we’ll be studying Nehemiah chapter 5. So let’s briefly survey how we got to this point in the story. Nehemiah 5 Summary – Chapter 1 The book of Nehemiah starts by describing the circumstances that brought Nehemiah to Jerusalem. Chapter 1 starts with Nehemiah discovering that Jerusalem was desolate and that […]

Nehemiah 4 Sermon

Nehemiah 4 Sermon

Nehemiah 4 Sermon: Let’s think about what kind of writing the book of Nehemiah is. Nehemiah 4 Sermon | Narrative Style It’s a story or a narrative. And just like a well-written secular narrative, its author – ultimately God – desires to draw us into the story line. He wants us to identify with the characters. […]

Nehemiah 2:10 – 3:32

Nehemiah 2 10 - 3 32

We’re going to be studying Nehemiah 2:10 – 3:32. In this section I think we’ll see “How Godly Leaders Get God’s Work Accomplished.” The lessons we’ll learn apply not only to leaders like pastors, deacons, and missionaries. If you’re a Christian parent or a Christian peer with influence over other peers or if you’re involved at any […]

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