Learning From History

Today’s Reading: Nehemiah 12:27-13:31 Some folks feel that history is unimportant. They see no need to learn about the past, living only in the present and for the future. History, however, exists to teach us lessons and help us make wise choices. Nehemiah rebuked the people when they were intermarrying

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Review & Renew

Today’s Reading: Nehemiah 8-10 With such a review of all that God had done in His covenant faithfulness and grace to Israel, it is more than appropriate and encouraging to see the Israelites renewing their side of the covenant with God. To think of all that He has done in

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Check Your Bearings

Today’s Reading: Nehemiah 7:1-73; 11:1-26; 12:1-26 Here we go with accounting. I know some of you feel so “bored to tears” about accounting – so do I. But, I do like accounting. It gives me a snap picture as to where I am in the middle of God’s story. Yes,

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Project Management

Today’s Reading: Nehemiah 4:1-23; 5:1-19; 6:1-16 Here comes one of my favorite bible verse – Neh 6:3 – “I am carrying on a great project and cannot go down. Why should the work stop while I leave it and go down to you?” Do you feel that you got so

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Get On It!

Today’s reading: Nehemiah 1-3 Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope that everyone is enjoying family, friends and food. There are a lot of things that can be said of this passage. I mean, think about it, we could do a whole sermon simply on Nehemiah mourning the ruins of Jerusalem and

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