God Wants To Give You Another Chance

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  • Last night, I continued my exposition of the book of Jonah with a message on the entire third chapter. One more chapter to go.

    Here is the skeleton from last night’s message:

    Title: “God Wants To Give You Another Chance”

    Text: Jonah 3:1-10

    Theme: The Mercy of God

    Point: God wants to give you another chance.


    I. God wants to give you another chance to change your ways (3:1-4).

    II. God wants to give you another chance to change the world (3:5-10).

    A. God’s word can change the world (vv. 3-4)

    B. God’s power can change the world (vv. 5-9)

    1. The scope of Ninevah’s conversion (vv. 5-6)

    – The citizens of Nineveh were converted (v. 5)

    – The king of Nineveh was converted (v. 6)

    2. The seriousness of Nineveh’s conversion (vv. 7-8)

    3. The source of Nineveh’s conversion (v. 9)

    C. God’s mercy can change the world (v. 10)


    H.B. Charles Jr.

    Pastor-Teacher at the Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church of Jacksonville and Orange Park, Florida.

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