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"Standing up for the downtrodden"

“Published on May 23, 2015 Standing up for the downtrodden is the Jesus way. In this teaching from Nehemiah, we learn how wrong exploitation of others is to be confronted by the followers of Jesus.” ~ https://youtu.be/RuAjyiYqHts


Great Joy

“Also that day they offered great sacrifices, and rejoiced: for God had made them rejoice with great joy: the wives also and the children rejoiced: so that the joy of Jerusalem was heard even afar off.” Nehemiah 12:43 (KJV)

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The Work of the Word of God

“And Ezra opened the book in the sight of all the people; (for he was above all the people;) and when he opened it, all the people stood up: and Ezra blessed the LORD, the great God.

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Nehemiah 10-11: Jerusalem's Inhabitants

After the longest prayer in the Bible, which acknowledged God throughout the Jews’ history as his people, including the good and bad, the people signed a covenant with God. 873 more words


The Enemies Perception

“So the wall was finished in the twenty and fifth day of the month Elul, in fifty and two days. And it came to pass, that when all our enemies heard thereof, and all the heathen that were about us saw these things, they were much cast down in their own eyes: for they perceived that this work was wrought of our God.” Nehemiah 6:15-16 (KJV)

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Nehemiah 8-9: Honoring God

Nehemiah was governor, and Ezra who arrived 13 years earlier, was priest and scribe. As a scribe, he was a teacher and instrumental in reintroducing the Torah in Jerusalem. 843 more words


Having the Mind to Work

“But it came to pass, that when Sanballat heard that we builded the wall, he was wroth, and took great indignation, and mocked the Jews. And he spake before his brethren and the army of Samaria, and said, What do these feeble Jews?

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