Monthly Archives: December 2010

Jonah – robes

The Ninevites believed God. They declared a fast, and all of them, from the greatest to the least, put on sackcloth. When the news reached the king of Nineveh, he rose from his throne, took off his royal robes, covered … Continue reading

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Jonah – turn

On the first day, Jonah started into the city. He proclaimed: “Forty more days and Nineveh will be overturned.”  The Ninevites believed God.                    Jonah 3:4-5 Okay, yes, we had to back track just a verse or two, because I’ve been missing … Continue reading

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Jonah – Belief is funny sometimes

The Ninevites believed God.            Jonah 3:5 I wonder, do we? Isn’t it funny that everyone in the story with the exception of God’s prophet Jonah chooses to obey God when they encounter his truth? It’s the Christmas season right … Continue reading

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Jonah – Beyond the fish, frogs, and fear

3 Jonah obeyed the word of the LORD and went to Nineveh. Now Nineveh was a very important city—a visit required three days. 4 On the first day, Jonah started into the city. He proclaimed: “Forty more days and Nineveh will … Continue reading

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Jonah – A small change

Then the word of the LORD came to Jonah a second time: “Go to the great city of Nineveh and proclaim to it the message I give you.”                          … Continue reading

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Jonah – vomit is still stinky

“Those who cling to worthless idols turn away from God’s love for them. But I, with shouts of grateful praise, will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. I will say, ‘Salvation comes from the LORD.’” … Continue reading

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