Set Us Free: A Character Study of Jonah 1:1-3

Jonah 1:1-3

This week we learn how an unbiblical thought life produces selfishness and a tendency to escape or isolate when God is asking us to grow.

Jonah is often referred to as the “Missionary Prophet” and yet his thought life was so out of sync with God’s will that he rebels at every turn. In his best moments he is reluctant and in his worst moments he is faithless, consumed by his emotions, obsessed with his circumstances and full of fear. As a ministry of missions minded young people, how do we avoid falling prey to a thought life that hinders fellowship with God and stunts fruitfulness in our lives?

Jonah 1:1-3 // Slides