Though judgements have become more severe, men will still not repent.
Offering is a way to engage the Lord in heart-changing worship.
Word -- Biblical illiteracy and spiritual weakness is everywhere; the Bible is necessary to overcome it.
Jonah 1:4-17: God's determination to use us in His work.
Understanding and celebrating ministry.
The church bears a sacrificial identity, especially in service--12:1-3
We use earthly riches to grow in good works; but we do not trust it.
The heart of the servant is sensitive and obedient to God because the servant will face feeling used & unappreciated, experience undeserved disrespect & resentment, and have a hidden greed…
The gospel is the power of God unto salvation; we have no reason to be ashamed of it
An identity rooted in Christ saves us from searching for it in lesser things or in other people and secures our devotion to God.