Celebration

Day 22: Celebration

WEEK 4, DAY 22: CELEBRATION Celebration, Consecration, Contribution by Stephanie Matthews, CFR Scripture Reference: Nehemiah 12 God’s people are party people.  For as much as they know how to lament a terrible plight, they also know how to throw an exuberant party that violates noise ordinances the next town over.  I’m exaggerating a little, but…

Understand

Day 18: Understand

WEEK 3, DAY 18: Understand Understanding is Essential by Bridget Kehrt-Groce, CFR Scripture Reference: Nehemiah 8 Information is incredible and we live in an age where it is plentiful.   But if you are unable to understand what is being communicated then it can be overwhelming, confusing, and even result in alienation.   This crowd gathered…

Foundation Building Block

Day 17: Foundational Building Block

WEEK 3, DAY 17: Foundational Building Block Trust in God’s Foundational Building Block by Bridget Kehrt-Groce, CFR Scripture Reference: Nehemiah 7 There’s such a great feeling of accomplishment when goals are met.  The walls are complete, the gates are in place and there is so much space, and it has all been built in less…