John the Baptist as preacher (Matthew 3:1-12)
1 John the Baptist came preaching (v1).
~ Regardless of whether we're a preacher who teaches and preaches all God's children are called to be preachers of the gospel.
~ Romans 10:9-15 speaks about a preacher that has gospel feet.
2 John came preaching repentance (v2-6).
~ John preached that Israel needed to change their minds about the Lord.
~ The bible is a message about Chris and that message of Christ should change people's minds.
3 John the Baptist's message called for a change (v7-12).
~ He asked the people to make a decision.
~ A gospel presentation should ask questions and ask people to make a decision about Christ.