Jonah And The Big Fish
Source text: Jonah
BREAKING IT DOWN:
Jonah’s Perspective - Man’s planning God’s Perspective - God's providence
Ch.1 - Rejection Ch.1 - Plan/wil
Ch.2 - Reflection - VERSUS - Ch.2 - Protection
Ch.3 - Correction Ch.3 - Perfection
Ch.4 – Objection Ch.4 - Affection
God had a BIG job for Jonah. Was he ready for the task? YES / NO
Chapter 1 verse 3 says, “ but Jonah _________ _____ __________...”
Joppa to Nineveh = ______ miles, Joppa to Tarshish = _________ miles.
LOOK HOW FAR WE TRY TO FLEE SOMETIMES WHEN TRYING TO AVOID OUR RESPONSIBILITIES
What would it take for you and I to answer the call God has put forth in the Great Commission?
The Sign of Jonah for Jesus Mt. 12:38-41
38 Then some of the scribes and Pharisees answered him, saying, “Teacher, we wish to see a sign from you.” 39 But he answered them, “An _______ and ______________ generation seeks for a sign, but ___ ________ will be given to it except the sign of the _________ ________. 40 For just as Jonah was three days and three nights in the belly of the great fish, so will the Son of Man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth. 41 The men of Nineveh will rise up at the _______________ with this generation and _______________ it, for they ______________ at the preaching of Jonah, and behold, something ______________ than Jonah is here.