God Graciously Calls
Topic: Jonah Passage: Jonah 1:1–1:16
GOD GRACIOUSLY CALLS
Christ Proclamation Church
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Sermon Theme: God has always had a heart for the nations. Therefore, He graciously sends a prophet, who is sacrificed as a substitue to deliver sinners from destruction, to proclaim salvation from judgement to al who repent and believe.
I. GOD COMMISSIONS HIS PROPHETS - (1:1-3)
A. Jonah Called by God - (vv.1-2)
1. Who Is Jonah?
2. Why Ninehah?
B. Jonah Flees From God - (v.3)
II. GOD PURSUES HIS PROPHET - (1:4-6)
A. God Sends a Mighty Storm - (vv.4-5)
B. God Sends a Pagan Captain - (v.6)
III. GOD RECEIVES HIS PROPHET (1:7-16)
A. Jonah Identified as the Cause - (vv.7-10)
B. Jonah Confirmed as the Soultion - (vv.11-13)
C. Jonah Sacrificed as a Substitute - (vv.14-16)