God demonstrates His compassion for His creation even if His servants foolishly run from Him and His purposes. In part 3 of Majoring on the Minors: Key Themes in the Minor Prophets, Pastor Dan Cox reads from Jonah 4:1-11.
A Brief Introduction to Jonah
The Story of Jonah
- The LORD’s Unthinkable Command (Jonah 1:1-2)
- Jonah’s Rebellion (Jonah 1:3-15)
- Contrasting Compassion and Fear of the LORD (Jonah 1:13-16)
- The LORD’s Mercy (Jonah 1:17)
- Jonah’s Repentance (Jonah 2:1-10)
- Nineveh’s Repentance (Jonah 3:1-10)
- Jonah’s Anger (Jonah 4:1-5)
- The LORD’s Compassion (Jonah 4:6-11)
Applying the Text
- Got compassion?
- Are you running from God?