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From Jonah to Jesus: A Parallel of Two Storms

The Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John) provide some of the most interesting reading in all of the Bible. They are filled with eyewitness testimonies of the person and work of Jesus. 850 more words

Theology

Lesson of Jonah

And the Lord said, “Do you do well to be angry?”
Jonah 4:4

When I had the privilege to travel overseas – when I was younger – I remember a somewhat strange phenomenon. 698 more words

Jesus

Is It Right for You to Be Angry?

Today’s scripture readings:

Jonah 3:1-5, 10-4:11
Psalm 145:1-8
Philippians 1:20-30
Matthew 20:1-16
Sermon audio:
https://javenswanson.files.wordpress.com/2017/09/2017-09-24.mp3

“Are you envious because I am generous?” Or to put the question another way, “Is it right for you to be angry?” 1,752 more words

Sermons

Sermon :: Sept. 24, 2017

Jonah 3:10–4:11

10When God saw what  did, how they turned from their evil ways, God changed his mind about the calamity that he had said he would bring upon them; and he did not do it. 1,420 more words

Sunday Sermon

Are You Angry Because I Am Merciful? (a sermon on Jonah)

God’s grace and peace be with all of you.
“Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights.”
The story of Jonah and the whale—or Jonah and the big fish—is one of those classics of the Sunday school classroom. 939 more words

Judging from Jonah

When I was a child growing up in Sunday school, I was appalled that Jonah, a man of God, could be so hateful and unforgiving towards the people of Nineveh. 594 more words

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