Category Archives: Jonah

Jonah 3-4 — The God who delights in mercy

One wonders at the attitude of Jonah as he preached to the Ninevites. Sometimes we see people holding up signs at gay rallies or parades and shouting “You’re going to hell!” I wonder if that was the kind of attitude … Continue reading

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Jonah 2 — Forfeiting God’s blessing in our lives

As I read Jonah’s account of being thrown in to the sea, it’s very dramatic.  Hurled into the water.  Waves sweeping over.  Dragged by the currents.  And a little seaweed wrapped around his head.  🙂 Then sinking to the bottom … Continue reading

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Jonah 1 — Our choices

I figured since Jonah was mentioned in the last passage we saw (II Kings 14:25), it would be a good time to throw in Jonah’s own story. This is probably one of the more famous stories in the Bible.  And … Continue reading

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