Contributed by Dean Morgan on Feb 18, 2005
John’s job was to prepare the way for the public ministry of Jesus. His teaching and preaching would set the stage for Jesus’ teaching and preaching.
Just as Jesus came the first time He is coming the second time. The world wasn’t ready for Him the 1
It was predicted in the OT that Jesus, the Messiah would come the first time.
Isaiah 7:14 – “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.”
Isaiah 40:3-5 – “(3) The voice of one crying in the wilderness: