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Overthrown – Carol Penner


Text: Jonah 3


In Jonah chapter 3 we hear Jonah’s words to Nineveh: “Forty days more and Nineveh will be overthrown!” Probably no one was more surprised than Jonah to see the impact these words had on the whole city. What does it mean for us to be “overthrown?” In some Christian circles, repentance is something that is reduced to an individual action. How might our society need to be “overthrown?”


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