John’s dress and appearance made it immediately apparent that he lived a simple life, completely devoted to doing God’s will
John’s unique privilege of being the forerunner of Jesus far exceeded any sacrifices he had made
A simple life helps us to do more in God’s service and results in great satisfaction. We can simplify our life by . . .
identifying actual needs
eliminating unnecessary expenses
preparing a realistic budget
disposing of things not being used
paying off debts
cutting back on excessive secular employment
What goal will a simple life allow me to pursue?