All in on the Mission

Nehemiah 2:1-20

 

Nehemiah’s Story:

Nehemiah’s dependence on the Lord:

  • gave him confidence to pursue rebuilding Jerusalem. 2:1-5
  • gave him favor with the King.  2:6-9
  • guided his mission. 2:11-15
  • gave him partners in the mission. 2:16-18
  • gave him courage to face the opposition. 2:10, 19-20

 

Your Story:

  • Dependence on the Lord gives you confidence to do the will of God.
  • Dependence on the Lord gives you wisdom on how to accomplish the mission.
  • Dependence on the Lord gives you partners to carry out the mission.
  • Dependence on the Lord gives you courage to face those who oppose the mission.

 

Main Idea:  The key to your success in God’s program is total dependence upon Him.

 

Reflection:

  • Are you living a life of dependence on the Lord?
  • Has God called you to do something that can only happen if you trust Him to do it?

What is the specific mission God has for you?