Topic: Defiance Verse: Jonah 1:1–1:3
The Mission Of God And The Madness Of His People Series, Part 2.
For a pastor to refuse to proclaim the word of God it is an expression of ministerial defiance. Ministerial defiance presupposes an unambiguous commission from God and displays itself in a determined repudiation of God. However, we are all Jonah inasmuch as we frequently defy easily defined commands from God.