6 steps Jesus made, from glory to glory, which illustrate humility: 1. Preexistence: His exalted position (2:6) ‚Ä¶Jesus used His exalted status for the benefit of others‚Ä¶ 2. Incarnation: God takes on a human nature (2:7-8a) ‚Ä¶how far did Jesus empty Himself?... 3. Humiliation: undergoing the miseries of this life (2:8) 4. Crucifixion: Punished for the sins of others (2:8)
The depth of Jesus' self-emptying is seen in 3 events: A. His humble birth B. His modest life and ministry C. His humiliating and shameful death
Jesus was betrayed for the price of a slave An innocent man is arrested, tried, beaten and scourged Jesus is mocked, and the crucifixion is treated like a comedy
Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, Andrew Reynolds currently serves as associate pastor at Bethel Baptist Church of St. Johns. Utilizing an expository preaching style, Andrew seeks to rightly divide the word of God and save the lost. Andrew is a young pastor, husband and...