God appeared to Elijah in a "gentle whisper." This encouraged him to persevere in ministry. How does it encourage you?
John is born miraculously to Zechariah and Elizabeth. Elizabeth is a relative of Mary the mother of Jesus, making John and Jesus relatives as well. John grows up in the desert, wears clothes of camel's hair and a leather belt, and eats locusts and honey. He preaches repentance and baptizes those who confess their sins in the Jordan … Continue reading “John the Baptist”: A Voice in the Wilderness