Just as there were steps leading up to the coming of Christ that involved people and plans, there are also steps that we must take to insure the advancement of the kingdom of God. John was used by God in a great way because he was the herald of Christ. John was that consistent voice crying in the wilderness, repent! John’s approach to his mission was radical but certainly not new. Like Elijah who operated in the power of God, so John was God’s mighty instrument to awaken the people of his day. We too must become radical if we are to see the harvest of souls come into the kingdom in this age. Let’s get radical!