Where to Find It:
Nehemiah 1:1 - 7:2
The Story of
What About It?
In the video about Nehemiah, did you notice who protected the Israelites and defeated the bad guys? Did you say God? You’re absolutely right! Whenever Nehemiah faced a problem or an enemy, he turned to God for help, and God always answered. Look up Nehemiah's prayers in and see how God answered them in Nehemiah 1:4 - 2:8 and Nehemiah 4:1-16. God didn’t always answer how Nehemiah expected Him to, but God always answered and helped fight Nehemiah’s battles. Do you know what’s even cooler? God will do the same for you!
Watch Hannah and Harvey demonstrate how we can trust God to fight our battles!
1.) How long did it take to rebuild the wall?
2.) What was Nehemiah’s response when his enemies threatened him?
3.) What are difficulties you face and how can you trust God in them?
4.) What are things you’ve asked God to help with in the past?
Fun Things to Do!
Activity: You Can Talk to God!
1. Download the Activity Page
2. Watch the video and do the activity with Jana & Harvey!
Printable Activity Sheets:
Get Crafty: Build the City Walls with Nehemiah
A final word: Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on all of God’s armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil.
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