• What’s something fun that you are passionate about right now?
  • Read Nehemiah 2:9-20 as a group. What was Nehemiah’s passion? Who are his people? What is his project? And how will his project help the people?
  • What’s your God given passion? Who are the people you want to see rescued? What’s the project You believe God wants to accomplish through you?
  • Throughout Nehemiah’s story, Snabalat and Tobias show up to distract and stop the work of God through Nehemiah. What are distractions and barriers you will need to overcome while you pursue your God-given passion? (Consider things like critics, temptations, unhealthy passions, etc.)
  • Nehemiah was strategic about keeping his passion alive … he knew his passion, fed his passion, shared his passion with the right people at the right time, and had to protect it from enemies and distractions. What do you need to do this week to feed your passion? Explain your answer.
  • Spend some time praying for God’s power to fuel your passion and to help you move forward toward your God-given directed goals this week.