There is one particular way of listening to what the Lord wishes to tell us. We call it Lectio Divina
What you are in love with, what seizes your imagination, will affect everything.
This realisation is precisely what it means to live in right relationship with God and with self.
Perhaps there is a way to ensure that I am well whatever is going on in my life.
I like Jonah. I understand him. I get his reluctance. I feel his fear. I can even read his mind