Bad Prayer

Jonah 4:1-11   Jonah prays. And like his sermon from chapter three, we may conclude that he prays badly. He’s got the right words but the wrong spirit: “I knew you were a God of mercy, slow to anger, abounding in love, ready to forgive – you so disappoint me! Now, take my life from […]

Bad Preaching

First & Franklin Presbyterian Church Baltimore MD August 21, 2016 Jonah 3:1-10  Jonah finally answered God’s call. But it was a pretty feeble answer, to put it kindly. Jonah spat out his sermon, not unlike the fish spewed him out in a pile of vomit at the end of chapter two. You ever hear a […]