Monday, September 20
All Hands on Deck
Nehemiah 3:1-32 Then Eliashib the high priest rose up with his brothers the priests, and they built the Sheep Gate. They consecrated it and set its doors. They consecrated it as far as the Tower of the Hundred, as far as the Tower of Hananel...
think about it.
This chapter outlines the family groups which rebuilt each section of the wall. Jot down some of the details that stick out to you. How have you seen people come together to accomplish a task?
Nehemiah 3:1-32 read a little bit like a broken record, but it was effective in how it showed me over and over how wonderful it can be when Christian brothers and sisters work together. As I finished up this chapter, two messages were clear in my mind. 1) teamwork, teamwork, teamwork; and 2) as part of the team, I need to make sure I'm doing my part.
So what did Nehemiah 3 show you about teamwork within the Body of Christ? What are some ways we can foster and encourage teamwork both within our local church and within the larger Church? Tami W.
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