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May 30th- He thought of them before himself, and the Lord blessed him accordingly.

Esther 10:3For Mordecai the Jew was second only to King Ahasuerus, and great among the Jews and in favor with his many kinsmen, one who sought the good of his people and one who spoke for the welfare of his … Continue reading

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May 28th-It appears that the other women were trying to overdo it, impressing the king with their one chance.

Esther 2: 15Now when the turn of Esther, the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai who had taken her as his daughter, came to go in to the king, she did not request anything except what Hegai, the king’s … Continue reading

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May 27th- How often are we praising God, thanking Him for the skills or talents He has given others?

Nehemiah 12: 24The heads of the Levites were Hashabiah, Sherebiah and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brothers opposite them, to praise and give thanks, as prescribed by David the man of God, division corresponding to division. These men … Continue reading

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May 25th- Imagine being able to elect the most faithful, God-fearing men, or women, to political office.

Nehemiah 7: 2then I put Hanani my brother, and Hananiah the commander of the fortress, in charge of Jerusalem, for he was a faithful man and feared God more than many. The primary consideration given for Nehemiah’s assignments here is … Continue reading

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May 24th-pressing or urgent things may rule the day, but we also need to be ready for whatever else of importance may come our way.

  Nehemiah 4: 21So we carried on the work with half of them holding spears from dawn until the stars appeared. 22At that time I also said to the people, “Let each man with his servant spend the night within … Continue reading

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May 23rd-The first lesson then, for any leader, in any situation, is to turn to God.

Nehemiah 1: 4When I heard these words, I sat down and wept and mourned for days; and I was fasting and praying before the God of heaven. Nehemiah is a book most often taught from regarding the examples of leadership … Continue reading

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May 19th- for us, the question is “when was the last time I gave words of encouragement to my pastor?”

2 Chronicles 35: 2 He set the priests in their offices and encouraged them in the service of the house of the LORD. 3He also said to the Levites who taught all Israel and who were holy to the LORD, … Continue reading

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