The God of Second Chances (Jonah)
Introduction : A few years ago I began teaching Bible at Bethel Christian School for 11th & 12th grade. I began to notice that some of the students were struggling with my tests and the amount of information I was asking them to remember. The curriculum we were using was pretty challenging so I decided…
THE 52 GREATEST STORIES OF THE BIBLE
This book is about God. We can see it clearly this way: · The fish is mentioned 4 times. · The city is mentioned 9 times. · Jonah is mentioned 18 times. · God is mentioned 38 times. WHAT DO WE LEARN ABOUT JEHOVAH? HE CONTROLS . . . CREATION CITIES We should also learn that God will save whomever he desires,…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 80 views
The qualities of God’s character by which he shows himself compassionate, accepting, and generous to sinful human beings, shielding them from his wrath, forgiving them, and bestowing on them his righteousness so that they can live and grow in faith and obedience. Grace and mercy are particularly expressed through God’s covenant with his chosen people and through Jesus Christ’s atoning death on the cross.
How do you feel when you get a second chance? Oftentimes it gives us a new lease on life, a refreshed perspective, a soothed conscience. God has given you a second chance in Jesus. Listen to hear how that good news changes your life.
The Personal Presence of Our Merciful God
Mark C. DeMire Sr. • The Community of Grace • Sermon • • 20 views • 49:05
We only get to know God through how he reveals Himself and He says He is our Lord, the merciful and gracious God!
Alexander Galvez • Overflow Ministries • Sermon • • 11 views
The Mercy of God Intro As we discussed last time, this portion of the story details out the biggest miracle of the book of Jonah. The repentance of the people. But why call it a miracle? Well, because apart from the grace of God they would not have been able to repent. They could have easily been destroyed…
God is Love
Jeremy Turnage • Sermon • • 7 views • 43:18
The privilege of God’s grace and love are not to be taken lightly. With greater privilege comes greater responsibility; and those who sin against God’s goodness will only deepen their condemnation.
God Speaks: Gracious Love I love you is the message of scripture. But Scripture isn’t the only way that God chooses to speak. God speaks through Dreams, visions, words, sometimes God speaks to us through people, circumstances, God uses events to speak to his people. You might hear God speak to you today…
Jeremiah Poulsen • Sermon • • 3 views
Jonah struggled with God's command to speak the truth to people he hated. He even went so far as to choose death before turning to God and repenting of his attitude of hatred toward the ninevites. This message is an attempt to learn how we still do this same thing in our own lives towar people we hate and consider enemies when we refuse to share the truth of Jesus' life with them. We will also talk about some practical things people can do to share trith with those in their life they are angry & frustrated towards.
People Like Us - The Jonah Chronicles
The book of Jonah is not so much a book of prophecy as a book about a reluctant prophet of God. It is about God’s compassion, His outrageous grace, as well as His purpose in salvation. Even though Jonah disobeyed Him, the Lord Gd chose to value His prophet with a 2nd opportunity. God STILL uses you and me … regardless of our past.
Chaz Turmon • Sermon • • 1 view
Recap In week one we saw a man that was stubborn and stuck in his own ways. His ways being that he thought he was righteous. Jonah thought this because he was doing God’s work. Therefore he thought of himself as righteous and religious. Because of this, his heart was not shaped by the gospel and he flees…
Minority Report: Jonah
Bart Hall • Sermon • • 0 views
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.” Jonah obeyed the word of the Lord and went to Nineveh. Now Nineveh was a very important city—a visit required three days. On the first day, Jonah started into the city.…