Prepare the Way #4

February 7, 2016: Prepare the Way of the Lord #4. (download) / PDF

salim_dsc02244Mount_Yair,_Judean_Desert,_Israel“Learning in the Wilderness” What happened at the end of Jesus’ time in the wilderness, that made things any different from His life before the wilderness? Plenty! There are two very big changes – for Him and for us. We’re beginning to see the heart of the matter: what happened with Jesus at His baptism is like what God wants to happen at our baptism. What happened with Jesus in the wilderness is like what God wants to happen with us, when we’re in the wilderness. God brought Jesus into the wilderness – so He could bring Jesus out of it! God brings us into the wilderness – so that He can bring us out of it!