Contributed by Chris Appleby on Feb 20, 2015
Nehemiah prays before acting, does his research, then Nehemiah identifies himself with the people of Jerusalem, and so the leaders commit themselves to the common good
The stage is set. The actors are all in place. Nehemiah has finally come to the moment he’s been working towards as he’s prayed and fasted over the previous days or weeks.
Nehemiah enters, stage right, with the jug of wine for the king, as he does every day. But unlike every other day