Jesus is born. John the Baptist prepares the way for the Lord. The heavens open and God acknowledges Jesus as His Son when Jesus is baptized. Jesus faces temptation in the wilderness before beginning His public ministry.
Nehemiah leads the Jews in building the walls and gates of Jerusalem. Malachi foretells the arrival of a messenger to prepare the way for the Lord. John the Baptist is born. Mary conceives through the Holy Spirit. The Word was made flesh.
Abel, Enoch, and Noah demonstrate faith. God brings judgment against sin.
John pleas that believers walk in truth and love. John receives a revelation from Christ about what will take place in the end times.
O: Nahum warns of judgment against Nineveh. Habakkuk questions God. Zephaniah warns of God’s wrath. Haggai urges the Jews to finish rebuilding the Temple.
WN: John has a vision of Christ. Christ evaluates the churches. John has visions of the end times.
O: Amos tells of coming judgment. Obadiah warns Esau of consequences for persecuting Israel. Jonah resists God call to preach to Nineveh. Micah tells of future judgment and blessing.
WN: John writes so that we may believe on the name of Jesus Christ and have eternal life. Jude warns of false teachers.