Modern Day Tale of Jonah and the Great Fish

Most of us cannot imagine swimming with whales, much less encountering one up close and personal. However, that was Jonah's experience, and the recent experience of a man named Rainer Schimpf . The Lord told Jonah the prophet to go to Nineveh, yet he rebelled and ran the opposite direction. He boarded a boat in …

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Jonah: A Prophet Who Learned the Hard Way

Yes, I'm fascinated by the Old Testament prophets! While Isaiah, Ezekiel, Daniel and Jeremiah garner most of the headlines, God was just as faithful through other prophets. Yesterday, we focused on Habakkuk, a faithful prophet when not everything seemed perfect. Today, consider Jonah. You likely know the story, so here's my point today: God's grace …

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