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The Current State of My Life

I’m writing to you from a cluttered desk and with a cluttered mind. I’m writing to you not as a writer but as a woman whose plans are being rerouted one by one, and she is like a GPS chanting “recalculating” while the car just keeps driving forward in the direction she didn’t plan. 756 more words

Writing

Resisting God’s Mission

Jonah 1-2, “Resisting God’s Mission”

It is one of the most famous fish stories in all history – which makes it both a good & a bad thing.  6,069 more words

Do You Need a Second Chance?

“The word of the Lord came to Jonah a second time.” This brief phrase, easily overlooked, reveals a great deal about God’s character. God is the God of the second chance. 583 more words

Jonah and the WORM (Part 3 on Jonah)

I’ve got to admit it: I’m in love with the book of Jonah! As my 8 week study on this short little book full of wisdom comes to and end I find myself missing him already. 662 more words

Aren't Justice and Mercy Incompatible by Definition?

Recently at White Fields we have been studying through the Book of Jonah. Jonah was called by God to go to Nineveh, the capital of Assyria – a violent and imperialistic nation which posed a clear and present danger to the very existence of Israel. 760 more words

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Letter 4

Lord,

I thank you for yesterday, or well early this morning. I made it through the storm. I am grateful that I have been given another day. 818 more words