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Bible story: Jonah swallowed by a great fish

Creative activities based on the Bible story of Jonah swallowed by a great fish

In Jonah chapter 2, we find the story of Jonah, a prophet who was swallowed by a great fish after disobeying God's command to go to Nineveh. Inside the belly of the fish, Jonah cried out to God for mercy and God heard his prayer. After three days and nights, the fish vomited Jonah onto dry land. This story teaches us about the importance of repentance and turning back to God, even in the most difficult circumstances. It also shows us that God is merciful and forgiving, and that we can always turn to Him for help and salvation.

On this page you will find creative ideas, resources and activities relating to the Bible story of Jonah in the fish, which you can use in your Bible lessons, kidmin, kid’s ministry, elementary school or homeschooling.