4th Sunday of Lent

As we worship today, keep Philippians 2:5-11 in your mind.

You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.

Though he was God,
    he did not think of equality with God
    as something to cling to.
Instead, he gave up his divine privileges;
    he took the humble position of a slave
    and was born as a human being.
When he appeared in human form,
    he humbled himself in obedience to God
    and died a criminal’s death on a cross.

Therefore, God elevated him to the place of highest honor
    and gave him the name above all other names,
10 that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow,
    in heaven and on earth and under the earth,
11 and every tongue declare that Jesus Christ is Lord,
    to the glory of God the Father.  (New Living Translation)

God desires that we imitate Christ as He is the perfect example of self-sacrificing humility, love and obedience.  Someday we will bow before Him and confess He is Lord bringing glory to Father and Son.

JesusHave a blessed Sunday worshiping Jesus,

Linda

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