“Passivity is an enemy”
Warren Wiersbe has written a series of commentaries known as the “BE” series. His commentary on Philippians bears the title of “Be Joyful”, Romans “Be Right”, James “Be Mature” and Nehemiah “Be Determined”.
If I were to write on Nehemiah I think I would have chosen as my title “Be Proactive”.
Nehemiah was a man of action. When a problem presented itself or there was work to be done Nehemiah went on the offensive. I admire that. I want to be like that. I want our church to be like that. But most importantly I believe God wants us to be like that. [Read more…]