Jonah's Second Chance

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This is part of a sermon series on Jonah. This lesson is about Jonah's second chance from the belly of the great fish.

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Jonah's Second Chance

  1. 1. Jonah: The Man of a Second Chance<br />September 4th, 2011<br />
  2. 2. I Hope You Can Swim<br />He said to them, "Pick me up and hurl me into the sea; then the sea will quiet down for you, for I know it is because of me that this great tempest has come upon you." <br />(Jonah 1.12; ESV)<br />
  3. 3. I Hope You Can Swim<br />Why did they throw Jonah into the sea?<br />Their gods did not work…<br />…but GOD did!<br />See Jonah 1.4-6<br />
  4. 4. I Hope You Can Swim<br />Have you ever been thrown into the sea?<br />Have you tried to run, but running did not work?<br />Have you tried to do it yourself, when doing it yourself did not work?<br />Are you Jonah?<br />
  5. 5. What to do When You Can’t Swim<br />Jonah prayed. (Jonah 2.2-9)<br />Did Jonah think he would live?<br />Jonah cried out from the grave! (Jonah 2.2)<br />
  6. 6. From the Belly to the Beach<br />Jonah was “delivered” by God’s favor. (John 2.10)<br />Will Jonah keep his promise to God?<br />Remember the promise of Jonah? (Jonah 2.9)<br />
  7. 7. From the Belly to the Beach<br />What have you promised God?<br />A greater life?<br />A committed heart?<br />Sharing the message?<br />Are you living your promise?<br />
  8. 8. Jonah: The Man of a Second Chance<br />September 4th, 2011<br />

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