Contributed by John Gaston on Apr 26, 2018
Sometimes God allows us to experience bitter trials. The crowning grace is when we can praise God -- in spite of or even for -- the trial. That's what Nehemiah did when he went to praise God at the Dung Gate!
PRAISING GOD AT THE DUNG GATE
1. A kindly old preacher married a couple and as he did, told the groom, “Son, God bless you. You’re at the end of all your troubles.”
2. A year later, the groom returned and said, “What a year I’ve gone through! It was