The greatest among you will be your servant. For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.

Matthew 23:11-12

Unlike the scribes and Pharisees, who flaunted their position of authority, the Lord Jesus was the greatest example of the principle that those who take the lowest place in order to serve others, will be raised to a place of enduring honour and respect.

Daily Reading: Isaiah 61

Bible in One Year: Matthew 14 1-21; Leviticus 20-21; Proverbs 30