This content is part of a series.Possibilities & Practicalities - Introduction
“CHANGE IS INEVITABLE—EXCEPT FROM A VENDING MACHINE. ” —ROBERT C. GALLAGHER
WE’VE SPENT the last five weeks together diving, drowning, digging and discovering all God has for us in the book of Jonah. We’ve followed Jonah to Tarshish and Nineveh, from stubborn to obedient and back again. We’ve discovered our own modern- day Tarshish and Nineveh places, and we’ve looked at Jonah’s rhythm of call, escape, obedience and resistance not only as a good lesson, but also as a blueprint for our own understanding of life with God.
Now, like Jonah, we have a choice. The book of Jonah is a story where the “best is still unwritten” in the words of pop singer Natasha Bedingfield –or at least we hope. Our stories might have the best left unwritten. And as we continue to see our life with God unfold, we face a choice. We can take what we’ve learned her ...
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