There once was a Man called John the baptist. He preached to all the people about god and helped Jesus make more people follow him.
John wanted to live quite a normal life. He traveled in the desert and he ate locusts and honey and he didn't have a bed to come home to so he slept in the desert
John baptized people down at the river quite often. He liked preaching there too. One day he came down to the river and started baptizing people like he always did. He also knew that something big was comming