Nehemiah 3:1–32

Context of the Passage: In this passage, we see Nehemiah and the people getting organized to work.  The people have heard and responded to the challenge of Nehemiah. Now, they begin to organize around family break down the task into manageable units and a... Read More »

Nehemiah 2:1–20

Facing Failure with Faith Context of the Passage: Nehemiah chapter 2 takes place 4 months after the events of chapter 1.  God did not immediately send Nehemiah when Hanani told him about the condition of Jerusalem.  Nor, did Nehemiah immediately ask ... Read More »

Nehemiah 1:1–11

Facing Circumstances with Prayer Context of the Passage: Nehemiah was a Lay Person! As the book of Nehemiah begins, we meet an unusual man.  He’s a man with a good job – good salary his was an important job – he worked for the state, but not... Read More »

Preaching Pointers from Nehemiah

And all of the people gathered as one to the square which is before the Water Gate. And they told Ezra the scribe to bring the book of the Law of Moses that the Lord had commanded to Israel. Nehemiah 8:1 The book of Nehemiah describes a transition period for t... Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – O. S. Hawkins (2008)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. O. S. Hawkins. Read More »