Fr. Mike continues to describe Nehemiah’s process of rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem and encountering a variety of challenges in his calling. He explains that in doing God's work, we will often face internal or external opposition which we must meet with prayer and perseverance, trusting God entirely. Today’s readings are Nehemiah 4-5, Esther 11-12, and Proverbs 20:27-30. Support The Bible in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) Please note: The Bible contains adult themes that may not be suitable for children – parental discretion is advised.For the complete reading plan, visit ascensionpress.com/bibleinayear.