Sermons on Jonah

Sermons on Jonah

The God Who is Able to Save Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime

Jonah 1 … A quick survey of Scripture demonstrates that God is able to save anyone, anywhere, anytime.  He is able to interrupt people’s lives and bring them to the place of repentance and restoration even when they are far from him. We see it illustrated for us in chapter 1 of the book of Jonah.  When the prophet runs away from the Lord he heads for Tarshish on board a ship that is maned by idol worshipping sailors.   They…

The God Who Works Miracles

Jonah… Before we go much further into the book of Jonah I feel we need to address the elephant in the room, or in this case the fish.  There may be some people who are unable to hear the great message of Jonah because they cannot believe the miracle that is at the heart of the narrative.  In 1:17 we read that “The Lord provided a great fish to swallow Jonah, and Jonah was inside the fish three days and…