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God’s Patient Love [Jonah Pt.9]

So, what does a story about a prophet of Israel going to preach to a bunch of Assyrians have to do with God’s plan working itself out in the Old Testament? Some of the Jews couldn’t figure that one out.  … Continue reading

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The Sign of Jonah, Jesus’ Call to Believe

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ is a subject that is often viewed with skepticism or even outright rejection. What is the basis of that rejection? As Jesus was casting out demons and teaching one day, He was accosted by the … Continue reading

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The Consequences of Repentance [Jonah Pt.8]

What is the impact of the Word of God on your life? When it all comes down to it, we have to respond to it in some way. As Jonah “called out” the people of Nineveh on their sin, the … Continue reading

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The Cause of Repentance [Jonah Pt.7]

“…it pleased God through the foolishness of the message preached to save those who believe.” It does indeed seem foolish to many that men stand and proclaim Divine truth and expect a supernatural response. That a man would turn from … Continue reading

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The Character of Repentance [Jonah Pt. 6]

Sometimes we need to grow up and move beyond our childhood Sunday School knowledge of the Scriptures. I was approached by one lady from the church after the service who was amazed at how good the messages from Jonah have … Continue reading

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Salvation is of the Lord [Jonah, Pt.5]

In the end, when we have done all that we could (which is really probably less than we imagine) we must come to the same conclusion that Jonah did as he prayed from the belly of the fish, “Salvation is … Continue reading

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Two Messages from Jonah 2 [Pt. 3&4]

Even in his rebellion, Jonah can teach us all quite a lot about good prayer. Chapter 2 is a chapter that deals with his repentance. Though he is still not happy about his calling, it is here that he realizes … Continue reading

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God is in Control [Jonah, Pt. 2]

Does God Care? Is He able to overcome evil in the world? Does He limit His intervention because He does not want to infringe on human free will? These are questions that many ask about God and His interaction with … Continue reading

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Justifying Rebellion [Jonah, Pt.1]

How would you handle it if God called you to go, walk into Mosul or Baghdad or Kabul alone, and begin to preach to them that they were wicked and would incur the judgment of Jehovah if they did not … Continue reading

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