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The Story of Ruth as a Chance to Right Historical Wrongs

During last night’s discussion on Ruth, I had several thoughts come to me about the story of Ruth, especially as

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Time with Nehemiah – Fade to Black

Nehemiah has taken a back seat to God’s reformation of Jerusalem, more so than he already had. Scant evidence of

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Time with Nehemiah – Confession is Good for the Soul

So now today we are slaves in the land of plenty that you gave our ancestors for their enjoyment! We

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Time with Nehemiah – Renewal

The Walls were finished; a civilian ruled Jerusalem; people were coming back to the City. It was time to celebrate.

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Time with Nehemiah – They Settle In

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Time with Nehemiah – Subterfuge and Completion

Nehemiah was fresh off the conflict from within the City, now he had to face the conflict from without. As

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Time with Nehemiah – Undoing God's Redemption

Really, if you think about it, most projects, church or otherwise, comes down to money. The same was true of

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Time with Nehemiah – Reality Sets In

Nehemiah’s work was going well, the wall was built up half-way it’s needed height all around the city. The people