Jonah: A Story of Surrender

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Jonah: A Story of Surrender

Jonah is not just the story of a big fish and the man who gets swallowed up by it. Sure, that happens, but the story is so much more. It’s a story about obedience and just how difficult it can be to do the right thing. It’s a story about surrendering your plans to the will of God and the constant temptation to run, to hide, and to do your own thing. But most of all it’s story of incredible compassion--the compassion of God in the face of hard hearts, stubborn minds, and disobedient people. Jonah is so much more than the story of a big fish. It’s the story about how much we hate to do what’s right and how God, in His mercy, loves us anyway.

Jonah is not just the story of a big fish and the man who gets swallowed up by it. Sure, that happens, but the story is so much more. It’s a story about obedience and just how difficult it can be to do the right thing. It’s a story about surrendering your plans to the will of God and the constant temptation to run, to hide, and to do your own thing. But most of all it’s story of incredible compassion--the compassion of God in the face of hard hearts, stubborn minds, and disobedient people. Jonah is so much more than the story of a big fish. It’s the story about how much we hate to do what’s right and how God, in His mercy, loves us anyway.

May 17, 2015

Week 4 | Surrendered

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Jonah: A Story of Surrender verse: Jonah 4:1–4:11

May 10, 2015

Week 3 | Struggling

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Jonah: A Story of Surrender Topic: Default verse: Jonah 3:3–3:10

May 3, 2015

Week 2 | Running

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Jonah: A Story of Surrender Topic: Default verse: Jonah 2:1–2:10

April 26, 2015

Week 1 | Stubborn

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Jonah: A Story of Surrender Topic: Default verse: Jonah 1:1–1:17

May 25, 2014

Week 1: Stubborn

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Jonah: A Story of Surrender Topic: Default verse: Jonah 1:1–1:17

November 5, 2017

Week 3 | Burden Bearing

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Uncommon Bond Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Galatians 6:1–6:3, Exodus 17:8–17:13

October 22, 2017

Here We Still Stand

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Here We Still Stand Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Romans 1:16–1:17

October 15, 2017

Week 1 | Constancy

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Uncommon Bond Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Proverbs 17:17–17:17, Proverbs 18:24–18:24, Proverbs 20:6–20:6, 1 Samuel 18:1–18:3, 1 Samuel 20:17–20:17, 1 Samuel 20:42–20:42, 2 Samuel 1:26–1:26

October 8, 2017

Week 5 | Opening Your Eyes to Life

speaker: Anthony Forgione Series: Finding God Again: Opening Your Eyes to Mercy and Grace Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 15:11–15:24, John 10:10–10:10

October 1, 2017

Week 4 | Opening Your Eyes to Love

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Finding God Again: Opening Your Eyes to Mercy and Grace Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 15:11–15:24, John 3:1–3:3, John 4:9–4:10

September 24, 2017

Week 3 | Opening Your Eyes to Help

speaker: Ken Chitwood Series: Finding God Again: Opening Your Eyes to Mercy and Grace Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 15:11–15:24, Psalm 103

September 10, 2017

Week 1 | Opening your Eyes to Longing

speaker: Anthony Forgione Series: Finding God Again: Opening Your Eyes to Mercy and Grace Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 15:11–15:24, Ephesians 2:8–2:10

September 3, 2017

Week 2 | Seeking without Offense

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: Heart Your Hood 2017 Topic: Midtown Parish verse: 1 Peter 2:9–2:12, 1 Peter 3:13–3:17

August 20, 2017

Week 11 | Gifts, Ethics, and Loving Neighbors

Series: Reading Romans | Grasping Grace in Great Detail Topic: Queens Parish verse: Romans 12:1–12:2, Romans 13:8–13:14