Sermon Series
  • 1. The Beginning Of A Legacy

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 34 ratings

    A great legacy begins with a simple man.

    THE BEGINNING OF A LEGACY Nehemiah 1:1-11 I. Replace Indifference With Genuine Compassion (1-4) A. Connected to a Disobedient People 1. Jews of the captivity 2. Captivity came from disobedience B. Connected to a Present more

  • 2. An Opportune Time

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 33 ratings

    God is at work behind the scenes even when we think He is not.

    An Opportune Time Nehemiah 2:1-8 I. An Ordinary Day (1) A. Elapsed time B. Still at the job II. An Extraordinary Circumstance (1b-3) A. An obtuse servant (1b) B. An observant king (2) C. An astute observation (3) III. A Bold Request (4-8a) A. From the king (4a) B. From Nehemiah more

  • 3. A Leader's Wisdom

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 18 ratings

    A Leader shows great wisdom in doing God's work.

    A LEADER’S WISDOM Nehemiah 2:9-20 I. Wisdom in Planning (9-16) A. Demonstration of Authority 1. Edicts of authority (9a) 2. Evidence of Authority (9b) B. Diagnosing the situation (11-16) 1. Ascertaining the facts (13-15) 2. Acting at the right more

  • 4. Working Together

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 69 ratings

    Much can be accomplished when we work together.

    Working Together Nehemiah 3:1-32 I. The Workers A. Priests (3:1) B. Rulers (3:9,12) C. Women (3:12) D. Skilled laborers (3:18) 1. Goldsmiths 2. Apothecaries (perfume-makers) E. Merchants (3:31-32) F. Common more

  • 5. Handling Ridicule

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 18 ratings

    A Leader must be able to handle ridicule.

    Handling Ridicule Nehemiah 4:1-6 I. Opposition by Ridicule (1-3) A. Ridiculed their Condition ‘feeble Jews’ (2) B. Ridiculed the wisdom behind the project ‘will they restore their wall’ (2) C. Ridiculed their trust in God ‘will they offer more

  • 6. The Enemy's Onslaught

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 16 ratings

    The enemy will not stand still and watch as we do the Lord's work.

    The Enemy’s Onslaught Nehemiah 4:7-15 I. A Plot Without (7-9) A. Anger of the enemy (7) 1. Work continued 2. Ridicule unsuccessful B. Plan of the enemy (8) 1. Fight against Jerusalem 2. Hinder the work II. A Predicament Within (10-12) Strength Decayed – more

  • 7. Diligence And Readiness In The Work

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 29 ratings

    If we are to accomplish anything for God, some work principles need to be kept in mind.

    Diligence and Readiness in the Work Nehemiah 4:16-23 I. A Secure Defense A. Security promotes productivity B. Half work, half watch (16-18a) C. Lodge in Jerusalem – unity (22) II. A Sensible Plan A. Work while watching (16-18a) B. Work together (19-20a) D. The work of more

  • 8. Problems Within

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 46 ratings

    Internal problems are often what stops the work of God.

    PROBLEMS WITHIN Nehemiah 5 I. THE COMPLAINT OF THE POOR (1-5) A. There was a shortage of food. (2) B. There were those who mortgaged their property. (3) C. There were those who borrowed money. (4) D. Because of the money loaned, the rich Jews were more

  • 9. Dealing With Dangerous Distractions

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 54 ratings

    The leader must know how to deal with distractions that would hinder the Lord's work.

    Dealing With Dangerous Distractions Nehemiah 6:1-19 I. INSINCERE DISCUSSIONS (1-4; 17-18) A. ‘They thought to do me mischief’ (2) B. Persistent resistance (4) C. Behind the scenes correspondence (17-18) D. Don't have anything to do with foolish and stupid more

  • 10. Investing In God's Work

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 31 ratings

    God's work is not accomplished on pocket change.

    Investing in God's Work Nehemiah 7:1-72 GOD'S PEOPLE: I. WERE ORGANIZED FOR SERVICE (1-64) II. SOUGHT THE WILL OF GOD (65) A. They depended on the Urim and Thummim. B. We can hear directly from God through: 1. His Word 2. Prayer 3. Circumstances 4. The more

  • 11. Revival At Watergate

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 29 ratings

    Watergate is hardly the place for a revival, or is it?

    REVIVAL AT WATERGATE Nehemiah 8:1-18 How does revival come? It begins in me. I. AFFIRM THE WORD OF GOD (NEH. 8:1-8) A. By Reverencing It (8:3-5) 1. The people were very “attentive” more

  • 12. Our Great God

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 74 ratings

    Our God is truly great, as shown in the Israelites' prayer.

    OUR GREAT GOD Nehemiah 9,1-29 BACKGROUND - Vss. 1-5 Vs. 1 - There was fasting and the wearing of sackcloth and earth on the head. These indicate mourning. Vs. 2 - There was separation. God's people got together to do business with God. This was not an evangelistic campaign. This was more

  • 13. The Covenant Renewed

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 34 ratings

    The Israelites renew their covenant with God.

    The Covenant Renewed I. The Signers of the Covenant (1-27) A. Chief Leaders B. Priests C. Levites D. Other Leaders II. The Solemn Promise of the Covenant (28-29) A. Walk in the Law B. Obey the Law III. The Separation of the Covenant (30-39) A. Specific B. Temple Taxes C. Offerings more

  • 14. The Way God Works

    Contributed on Oct 20, 2000
    based on 35 ratings

    God works according to a fair and perfect plan.

    THE WAY GOD WORKS Nehemiah 11:1 – 12:26 I. Sensitive to the Call of God A. Calling – we have a calling, but are not forced to follow it B. Choice – we have spiritual gifts, but are not forced to use more

  • 15. Rededication

    Contributed on Nov 25, 2000
    based on 84 ratings

    Israel undertakes preparation for rededication and worship.

    Rededication Nehemiah 12:27-47 I. Preparation for Rededication (27-30) A. Worship (27-29) B. Purification (30) 1. Fasting & Prayer 2. Bathing b. Confession c. Cleansing d. 1 John 1:9 II. Procession of the Rededication (31-43) A. 2 choirs for worship more

  • 16. Sin's Trinity

    Contributed on Nov 25, 2000
    based on 74 ratings


    SIN’S TRINITY NEGLECT, COMPROMISE, & DISOBEDIENCE Nehemiah 13 I. Neglect – Three Broken Promises A. The Promise to Separate: Nehemiah 10:30 B. The Promise to Support: Nehemiah 10:39 C. The Promise to Serve: Nehemiah more