Day 18 - October 15, 2012
Nehemiah 4:9, 13-14
Nevertheless we made our prayer to our God, and because of them we set a watch against them day and night.
Therefore I positioned men behind the lower parts of the wall, at the openings; and I set the people according to their families, with their swords, their spears, and their bows. And I looked, and arose and said to the nobles, to the leaders, and to the rest of the people, “Do not be afraid of them. Remember the Lord, great and awesome, and fight for your brethren, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and your houses.
Founding Father Quote:
“I urge you by all that is dear, by all that is honorable, by all that is sacred, not only that ye pray but that ye act.”
Heavenly Father, we pray for our military today as we acknowledge the importance of national defense. From the founding of America, You have guided the great military minds who have faithfully led our troops to protect and defend our freedoms. Ironically, we have used these very freedoms to allow other gods to come into our country and