Read Nehemiah 4:14 Please, please, please go back and read from verse 10. Rumors were beginning to spread that Nehemiah and his people were getting
Read Nehemiah 4:8-9 Sanballat and Tobiah and Israel’s other enemies hated the progress being made in Jerusalem. They did not want those walls rebuilt. So,
Read Nehemiah 4:1-6 First let’s note that things get done in Jerusalem in Nehemiah’s time because, “the people had a mind to work,” (v.6). Unfortunately
Read Nehemiah 2:20 Nehemiah is standing up to the haters here. Sanballat, Tobiah and Geshen (v. 19) are poking fun at him and accusing them
Read Ezra 7:20-21 Recall that Artaxerxes got scared by the Jews’ adversaries and put a halt to their progress in the midst of rebuilding Jerusalem
Read Ezra 4:4 Please feel encouraged to read 4:1-6. Note then that in verse one we see what kind of people we’re dealing with: adversaries.