Nehemiah Arrives In Jerusalem

Nehemiah 2:9-20

When facing opposition, God’s people must persevere in God’s work and rely on his presence.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; Ezra and Nehemiah: Reformed Expository Commentary by Derek Thomas; Ezra and Nehemiah: Tyndale OT Commentaries by Derek Kidner; Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther: Teach the Text Commentary Series by Douglas JE Nykolaishen and Andrew J Schmutzer



An Introduction to Nehemiah

Nehemiah 1:1-4

Nehemiah is sent to help lead the rebuilding, reforming, and renewing of the city of God.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; Commentaries on Nehemiah by Douglas Nykolaishen and Andrew Schmutzer, and Derek Thomas; The City of God and the Goal of Creation by T. Desmond Alexander



The Holy Spirit Sanctifies

1 Peter 1:1-2

The Holy Spirit graciously and supernaturally sanctifies God’s people

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; The Holy Spirit by Kevin DeYoung; Commentary on 1 Peter by James Samra; Rediscovering the Holy Spirit by Michael Horton; The Mystery of the Holy Spirit by RC Sproul; Christian Theology by Millard Erickson