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Jonah: Chapter One

Mid-Week Bible Study: Mike Foss


Jonah 1:1-17 ESV

Mike Foss1 Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, 2 “Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it, for their evil has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah rose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord. He went down to Joppa and found a ship going to Tarshish. So he paid the fare and went down into it, to go with them to Tarshish, away from the presence of the Lord.
4 But the Lord hurled a great wind upon the sea, and there was a mighty tempest on the sea, so that the ship threatened to break up. 5 Then the mariners were afraid, and each cried out to his god. And they hurled the cargo that was in the ship into the sea to lighten it for them. But Jonah had gone down into the inner part of the ship and had lain down and was fast asleep. 6 So the captain came and said to him, “What do you mean, you sleeper? Arise, call out to your god! Perhaps the god will give a thought to us, that we may not perish.”…


Contentment In The Eyes Of Solomon

Ecclesiastes Mike Foss [podcast format=”video”][/podcast] Ecclesiastes 1:1-2; 3:9-14 ESV The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. 2) Vanity of vanities, says the Preacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity……  3:9) What gain has the worker from his toil?  10) I have seen the business that God has given to the children…

“Your Name Shall No Longer Be Called Jacob, but Israel…”

Wednesday Evening (Jan. 26, 2011) Mike Foss [podcast format=”video”][/podcast] Genesis 32:22-32 The same night he arose and took his two wives, his two female servants, and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.  (23)  He took them and sent them across the stream, and everything else that he had.  (24)  And Jacob…