Use these questions to reflect, journal or start table conversations each day.
Read Matthew 3:1-12. How would you define the word “repent”? Why is repentance important in our understanding of faith?
Read 2 Kings 1:1-8. If Elijah or John the Baptist were here today, what actions and behaviors would they confront?
Read Luke 3:1-6. What do you think it means to “prepare the way for the Lord” (NIV)?
Read Isaiah 40:1-11. How does your witness help others see the glory of God or the salvation God offers?
Read Luke 3:7-14. If John was giving you ways to turn your life back toward God, what instructions would he give you?
Read Luke 3:15-20. Do you think the message of John carries hope? Why or why not?