Lessons & Wisdom From Nehemiah

They will come—the dream-slayers. They always do. (Heavy sigh.) In the book of Job it says, “I am surrounded by mockers. I watch how bitterly they taunt me.” (17:2) Job knew them. Nehemiah did, too. These guys with belittling smirks on their faces and obnoxious envy in their hearts. But when Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the…

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A Power-shot Of Humility

We had a saying in my family: It’s a GOOD sign when The Enemy shows up! You must be doing something RIGHT! There is also a quote in Streams In The Desert that reminds us: To be left unmolested by Satan is no evidence of blessing. When your enemies attack—Jesus said, “Bless them.” The humility…

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