john the baptist

Ancient Words (4 of 5)

Sermon Series: Ancient Words
Sermon Title: The Voice of the Messenger (4 of 5)
Scripture Reading: Malachi 3:1, 4:5-6; Isa 40:1-5; Luke 3:1-6, 15-20, 7:18-28

The prophets Isaiah and Malachi foretold that someone like Elijah would precede the advent of the Messiah. John the Baptist—a fiery, locust-eating prophet in camel skins—testified that he was the voice crying out in the wilderness and preparing the way for the promised Messiah.

In The Voice of the Messenger (4 of 5), Pastor David addresses the purpose and the meaning of the forerunner to Jesus.

Worship Resources:
sermon slides
small group discussion questions
December 18 bulletin