Nehemiah: Restoration Time

So many of us have been hurt by the actions of others. But God wants to bring healing and restoration as He raises us up with boldness to speak out.

Nehemiah is an example…
of God raising one up to lead.
For he was only a servant…
but to the king he did plead.
For his beloved land…
had taken a fall…
but God put it in his heart…
and he answered His call.
For the walls had fallen…
and the land was in fear…
for no barrier protected them…
with the enemy so near. Continue reading

Have You Ever Felt Destroyed… Like Rubble in a Pile?

As I read about Nehemiah this week, I want to share about rebuilding. Many of us have felt this broken… but we can rebuild our lives like Nehemiah rebuilt the wall…

Have you ever felt destroyed…
like rubble in a pile…
With nothing left to cling…
and no joy left to smile?
Have you ever been so broken…
like a torn and shattered heart…
with all seemingly lost…
as you fell totally apart? Continue reading