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A warning from God

A warning from God

In God’s eyes Nineveh, the Assyrian city, was a bad city and yet He reached out to them in mercy. They certainly didn’t deserve His mercy and they lived 300 miles away from Israel. But God sent the prophet Jonah to Nineveh to preach to them. The only thing we are told about this message, […]

God’s purposes move in mysterious ways

God’s purposes move in mysterious ways

Throughout history the Lord has always desired to have someone, or a group of people, or a nation, to be His people or spokesperson. So very early on, He chose individuals, like Noah and Abraham, etc. Then later He gave His Laws to Israel and He sent them prophets. But what about the rest of […]

Son of a king – A father’s son

Son of a king – A father’s son

(A modern parable written by Jon Howe) A long time ago, in a land not unlike our own, lived a noble and honest King. The King ruled his kingdom with wisdom and honour and expected the same from all the people that lived in his land. At the end of every month he would invite […]