Injustice, Entitlement, & the Fear of God
Urban ministry must address the realities of both injustice and entitlement. That’s why Nehemiah 5 is as fresh, applicable, and relevant today as it was two and half millennia ago. As work continues, Nehemiah faces the worst kind of opposition of all, opposition within the ranks. Not only does he show us how to respond to injustice, we see repentance beautifully displayed. All of this flows from the fear of God, the very thing that motivates Nehemiah to lay aside his priviliges for the good of others, pointing us to the Ultimate Sacrifice. You can listen here.