BIG GRACE, BIG GOD
Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah the second time, saying, “Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and proclaim to it the proclamation which I am going to tell you.” So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh according to the word of the Lord. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, a three days’ walk. Then Jonah began to go through the city one day’s walk; and he cried out and said, “Yet forty days and Nineveh will be overthrown.”
What’s the point of the sermon?
Physical violence and social injustice are hallmarks of the Assyrian Empire during the biblical era (Nah. 3:1).
Have you spoken to the children?
Good turns of phrase
discontent? Divorced? Abused? Mourning? Diffuclt marriage?
How does this impact the individual?