February 14, 2018

2/14, Waiting on Timing

Passage: Nehemiah 2:1-8
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Bible Text: Nehemiah 2:1-8 | Preacher: Pastor Bruce Carlson | Series: Nehemiah

I. God’s Timing is Not My Timing.

His ways are perfect.
His timing is specific.
He maximizes the best for the most.

II. Waiting is Not Vanity.

Waiting produces renewal.
Waiting produces perfection.
Waiting produces completion.

III. Consistency in Purpose is Good Character.

Nehemiah was active in what he knew to do.
Nehemiah was consistent in his personal life.
Nehemiah did not lose sight of the burden.

IV. Realize the Longing of the Heart Does Affect Our Lives.

Beware of emotional anguish.
Beware of physical effects.
Beware of spiritual lethargy.

V. When God Moves, the Door Opens.

The King sent Nehemiah.
The King commissioned Nehemiah.
The King provided for Nehemiah.