Date: March 6, 2016

Bible Text: Nehemiah 1:1-11 |


Faced with an overwhelming task of rebuilding Jerusalem's defensive walls, Nehemiah dealt with issues of motivation, fatigue and criticism. Nehemiah survived both opposition and apathy.

Accomplishing A Goal
1.) Motivated by Identity
2.) Intense Prayer
3.) Wait for God’s timing
4.) Bold, detailed plans  . . . and more plans
5.) Rely on God when faced with opposition
6.) Get ownership – buy in
7.) Brief, honest prayer in facing opposition
8.) Protect your progress
9.) Continue to encourage
10.) Don’t avoid people’s needs
11.) See the plan through, amid risks
12.) Celebrate success