MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.

Uniquely Positioned

April 14th, 2015 Viewed 1346 times, 1 so far today

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At the close of chapter 1, as almost a postscript, Nehemiah tells us his position, and almost foreshadows what he is about to do:

Now I was cupbearer to the king. – Nehemiah 1:11b

And here we see part of the reason behind Nehemiah’s prayers—now that he knows the plight of Jerusalem, and he is in a position to do something about it.

MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.