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The Sermon Jonah Wished He'd Preached 2

April 24, 2009
God pronounced His judgment upon Nineveh for its brutality, its idolatry, and its pride. As Nahum prophesied, the city was totally destroyed, and the Assyrian threat to Israel was ended.

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In his prophecy, Nahum writes of the destruction of Nineveh. 150 years after Jonah brought them to repentance, the city had become even more wicked than before.
April 23, 2009
God's desire was Israel to show their repentance by practicing justice, mercy, and true humility. Micah ends his prophecy by proclaiming the mercy and love of God for the nation.
April 22, 2009
In response to all the sins of Israel, Micah asks what God desires from the nation as repentance. Does He want extravagant offerings or outward shows of humility?
April 21, 2009
Micah's prophecy spoke of a perfect kingdom on earth. But the perfect kingdom must have a perfect King. And that perfect king would be born in Bethlehem.
April 20, 2009
The prophet Micah prophesied of the freedom from ignorance, from war, from want, and from fear. He said these would exist for all mankind when there is a perfect form of government.
April 17, 2009
After promising judgment, Micah prophesied that God would gather the Israelites back to the land. Further, he prophesied that the Messiah would come from the humble town of Bethlehem.
April 16, 2009
Imagine a government where all the branches are corrupt. That's just what happened in Israel, and Micah rebuked the leaders for oppressing the people rather than preserving justice.
April 15, 2009
First, Micah reminds Israel of its sins of pride and idolatry. Then he rebukes them for their violence and oppression, before promising their final restoration to the land.
April 14, 2009
Micah preached three separate sermons to the people of Jerusalem and Samaria, the two centers of influence in his day. All three rebuked them for sin, announced their judgment, and promised a blessing.
April 13, 2009
The entire city of Nineveh repented of its sins, but Jonah's reaction was surprising - he was angry that God spared them. He was so bitter that he asked God to take his life.
April 10, 2009
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Study through the Bible verse by verse. Host Skip Heitzig is senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

About Skip Heitzig

Skip Heitzig ministers to over 15,000 people as senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque. He reaches out to thousands across the nation and throughout the world through his multimedia ministry. He is the author of several books including The Bible from 30,000 Feet, Defying Normal, You Can Understand the Book of Revelation, and How to Study the Bible and Enjoy It. He has also published over two dozen booklets in the Lifestyle series, covering aspects of Christian living. He serves on several boards, including Samaritan's Purse and Harvest.

Skip and his wife, Lenya, and son and daughter-in-law, Nathan and Janaé, live in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Skip and Lenya are the proud grandparents of Seth Nathaniel and Kaydence Joy.

 

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