Nehemiah – Building a Better Life

Overcoming Obstacles

 

Scripture Reference: Nehemiah 4

 

  1. When serving God, OPPOSITION is INEVITABLE.

 

Nehemiah 4:1-3; 7-8

 

 

  1. When serving God, DISCOURAGEMENT is POSSIBLE.

 

Nehemiah 4:10-12

 

  • Three Common Causes of DISCOURAGEMENT:

FATIGUE, FRUSTRATION and FEAR

 

  1. When serving God, PRAYER is ESSENTIAL.

 

Nehemiah 4:4-5; 9

 

  1. When serving God, FIGHTING is NECESSARY.

 

  • Fight with a FOCUSED PURPOSE       v.14
  • Fight with a BALANCED PLAN           vs.16-20;21-23