ENCOUNTER: Read Mark 10:34-45
I love Christmas so much. Everything about it. But if you actually think about it, how crazy is it to think about the God of the universe, the King of Kings, coming to Earth as a human, and as a human baby at that. Tiny, needy, and weak.
Yet in this one act, Jesus set the trajectory for His entire life and ministry. He is the greatest, He is the Son of God most High! He deserves all honor, worship, and respect. He deserves to be listened to and obeyed. And He deserves our devotion and submission.
For as much as He deserves these things because He has made himself approachable to all people; no matter their status, economic portfolio, morality, ethnicity, age, or sex. He lived out one of the greatest truths in God's economy, that those who are the greatest will be the servant of all.Read More