Leadership is broken because leaders are unbroken
The Voices of Christmas: The Voice of a Proclaimer
He came as a proclaimer out of the desert in the line of the great Wilderness Prophets such as Moses and Elijah. He was John the Baptizer, and he was fully consecrated unto God and filled with the Holy Spirit from birth.
John was both radical and real, and it was this radical reality that drew people from cities all around into the wilderness to hear his message. At one point Jesus asked, “What did you go into the desert to see? A reed blowing in the wind? A man dressed in fine clothes? A prophet? Yes, and more than a prophet.”
John was more than a prophet because he was the one sent to prepare the way for Jesus, the Messiah, the Son of the Living God. He went ahead of Jesus to prepare people for His coming.
That’s what we are as well: forerunners, preparing others to meet Jesus...