Proclaiming the gospel requires getting out of the boat

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We are familiar with the story of Jesus walking on water during a dark, stormy night and granting Peter’s bold request to join him.

Bible teachers point to Peter’s lack of focusing on Christ as the cause of him sinking underneath the waves.

Even though this lesson is true, believers may miss another important lesson from this story.

At least Peter got out of the boat!

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What can we learn from the life of Jonah?

Question: "What can we learn from the life of Jonah?" Answer: Proud, stubborn, disobedient, unfaithful, a grumbler, and altogether a bad-tempered, cantankerous old curmudgeon—this was Jonah, whose name means “dove”! Jonah was the son of Amittai, who came from Gath-hepher in Zebulun (called Gittah-hepher in Joshua 19:10-13). He was the earliest of the prophets and … Continue reading What can we learn from the life of Jonah?