Jonah – Dispelling some myths. Chapter one.

Please read all of the posts about JONAH, the runaway prophet of God. You will be blessed as I have been! This painting was done for this brother in Christ who is ‘A voice in the wilderness’
Jonah’s message to me is to trust God and don’t tread water like many are doing so in the ocean of life.


A voice in the wilderness

Recently Jonah was used as an example in a talk someone was giving. The speaker noted the mercy of God for He preserved Jonah alive in that fish for three days. This example is just one of the vast derivations and assumptions on the Jonah narrative. Very few of them have any understanding of what happened, nor do they demonstrate the truths buried within the story.

Typically, our lead into Jonah comes from the book after his name, where it tells us:

Jonah 1:1-3 MKJV And the Word of Jehovah came to Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, 2) Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their evil has come up before Me.

However, that is not what Jonah did. Because of his actions, we make huge assumptions about the man and leave off pertinent information. Continuing with verse three we Jonah on a ship…

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Honoring A Man Of God-Rev. Billy Graham

'I Am NOT Ashamed of the Gospel of Christ!'

Today we honor a great man of God. Billy Graham. He passed this morning into Glory. Today he is laying his crowns at the feet of our Lord!

Rev. Graham was such a part of not only America, and the world but of our generation and the one before. He brought millions to Christ. And yet he was humble.

He said this about his death:

“Someday you will read or hear that Billy Graham is dead. Don’t you believe a word of it. I shall be more alive than I am now. I will just have changed my address. I will have gone into the presence of God.” – Rev. Billy Graham
He also said this world was not his home he was only passing through.
He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1983

He was sought by Presidents and Kings for his council. You know why? Because He…

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