The Bible says that God will give us the desires of our heart. But Jesus said that in this world you will have trouble. Trouble certainly is not the desires of our hearts. What is going on? This three-part story of Elijah the prophet will take you on a journey of mountain top experiences to valleys of crisis.
The story of Creation, as recorded in Genesis 1, details the history of the beginning of human life on Planet Earth. But it is not merely a historical account. The story is told in ways that, with some digging, we discover much more going on beneath the surface.
Jonah was decidedly not interested in going to Nineveh, just like we don’t seem to be all that interested in carrying the gospel to the cities today. But God is concerned about the cities.
Ever wonder why Jesus told his disciples to “take nothing with you on the journey” and then later retracted that and told them not only to take money but also a sword?