Rebuilding in Resistance, Part 2
Humility, confession, and forgiveness are main themes and thread throughout the entire book Nehemiah. How are these themes connected?
What is your understanding of the word forgiveness? What is the source or origin of this definition?
Read 2 Chronicles 7:14, Hebrews 4:14-16, 1 John 1:8-10
How do these passages define forgiveness? Does this change your definition of forgiveness?
Talk about a time you've been offended or hurt by someone. Why might it be difficult to forgive them?
Read 2 Peter 1:3, Nehemiah 2:17-18
Is there any bitterness you're holding onto right now?
Faith is confidence that God is who he says he is and will do what he promised to do. How does faith in Christ allow us to forgive others and move forward with hope?