A Message from the Lord

Kevin DeYoung

READ : Malachi 1:1 The word of the Lord to Israel through Malachi. (v. 1, NIV) My wife and I have two little boys, Ian and Jacob. Ian, the oldest, likes watching Veggie Tales. Sometimes the videos, which feature vegetables teaching morals and telling Bible stories, seem more fun than factual, but all in all we like them. One of Ian’s favorites is Jonah. In the movie, Jonah—an asparagus with a British accent—explains the prophetic vocation by singing over and …