Who Is This That Even the Winds and Sea Obey Him?
We cannot contravene God's calling and equipping of us. If we resist God's will, He often gives us over to our sin. In Jonah's case God used the storm to discipline His prophet.
The Ten Generations (Adam - Noah)
In contrast to Cain's rebellious city, the line of Seth called on the name of the Lord, living before God in a culture of prayer, worship, and obedience.
Jonah and the Word of the Lord
Jonah was called out with a purpose to bring the message of mercy and judgment to the nations.
Truth and Oaths
Speech is a privilege. All our speech before God must be mindful of God and His holiness. We should never trivialize our vows, oaths, or speech.