Skip to content


August 30, 2014

As a result of his near-death experience, Jonah repented for his rebellion and disobedience, and he is now ready to answer the call. His new attitude reminds me of the songs, “Lord, whatever you are doing, don’t do it without me” and “Lord, I’m available to you.” After chastisement and learning the correct way to respond to a Godly assignment, Jonah can attest the words of David in Psalms 119:71, “It is good that I have been afflicted; that I might learn thy statutes.” His time of correction put him back on the right road. Hence, Jonah 3:1-3 says, “And the word of the Lord came unto Jonah the second time, saying, Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee.” Aren’t you glad our merciful God will come and speak to us a second time? He continuously gives us opportunities to get it right.

The Bible reveals that it takes three days to travel through Nineveh. On his first day of travel through the city, Jonah starts declaring the word of judgment God gave him, “Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown.”

Also, the Bible reveals the Ninevites believed the judgment message from God and the king declared a fast for everyone (man and beast), to humble themselves in sackcloth, repent from their evil ways and cease from their violence. Consequently, the sincerity of the Ninevites canceled the pending judgment. A second chance was not only given to Jonah but also Nineveh, and in this text, God shows us His love, compassion, and mercy is not for just one nationality but for all who will serve Him.

Finally, the lesson to be learned from chapter 3 is: you can receive a second chance from God if you are willing to be submissive to His instructions.


  1. Thank you the information.

  2. Greetings! Very useful advice in this particular article!
    It is the little changes which will make the most important changes.

    Thanks for sharing!

  3. Thanks for the auspicious writeup. It in reality was once a entertainment account it.

    Look complex to more introduced agreeable from you!

    By the way, how could we keep in touch?

  4. This piece of writing is truly a nice one it assists new the web people, who are wishing in favor of blogging.

  5. What’s Happening i am new to this, I stumbled upon this
    I’ve found It positively helpful and it has helped me out loads.
    I am hoping to give a contribution & help different customers like its
    helped me. Good job.

  6. It’s wonderful that you are getting ideas from this piece of writing
    as well as from our argument made here.

    Visit my web site – konopny olej cbd cbda 6 10ml

  7. You’ve made some decent points there. I checked
    on thee internet for additional information about the isse and ound most
    individuals will go along ith your view on this website.

  8. My partner and I stumbled over here from a different web page and thought I may as well check
    things out. I like what I see so now i am following you.
    Look forward to going over your web page yet again.

  9. Very good article. I am going through some of
    these issues as well..

  10. Some really interesting info, well written and broadly userr genial.

  11. Heya i am for the first time here. I came across this board and
    I find It really useful & it helped me out much.
    I hope to give something back and help others like you helped me.

  12. Very great post. I just stumbled upon your weblog and wished to say that I have really enjoyed browsing your weblog posts.
    After all I’ll be subscribing on your rss feed and I am hoping you write again soon!

  13. Woah! I’m really digging the template/theme
    of this website. It’s simple, yet effective. A lot of times it’s difficult to get that “perfect balance” between usability and visual appearance.
    I must say that you’ve done a superb job with this.
    Also, the blog loads very fast for me on Chrome.
    Superb Blog!

  14. Great blog here! Also your site loads up very fast!
    What web host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host?
    I wish my web site loaded up as quickly as yours lol

  15. I think this is one of the most vital info for me.
    And i’m glad reading your article. But should remark on some general things, The site style is wonderful,
    the articles is really excellent : D. Good job, cheers

  16. It’s fantastic that you are getting ideas from this paragraph
    as well as from our discussion made at this place.

  17. Unquestionably consider that which you stated. Your favorite justification seemed to be at
    the web the simplest factor to take into accout of. I say to you, I certainly get irked while other people
    think about concerns that they just do not understand about.
    You controlled to hit the nail upon the highest as smartly as outlined out the whole thing with no need side-effects , people could take a
    signal. Will probably be again to get more.

    Thank you

  18. Please let me know if you’re looking for a article
    author for your blog. You have some really good articles and I feel I would be a good
    asset. If you ever want to take some of the load off, I’d really like to write some articles for your blog in exchange for a link
    back to mine. Please send me an email if interested. Many thanks!

  19. When someone writes an post he/she maintains the thought of a user in his/her brain that how a
    user can understand it. So that’s why this piece of writing is great.

  20. Hello there, just became aware of your blog through Google,
    and found that it’s truly informative. I’m gonna watch out for brussels.

    I will be grateful if you continue this in future.
    A lot of people will be benefited from your writing.

  21. I needed to thank you for this excellent read!! I absolutely enjoyed every bit of it.

    I have got you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post…

  22. May I simply just say what a comfort to
    discover an individual who genuinely understands what they are discussing on the web.
    You definitely realize how to bring a problem
    to light and make it important. A lot more people have to look at
    this and understand this side of the story. I was surprised
    that you’re not more popular because you certainly have the gift.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: