"I did not come to...", Craig Verdouw

“I did not come to be served, but to serve”

 December 7, 2020

By Craig Verdouw

This week we will be reading up on our Lord + King who said: “I came not to be served but to serve.” This is incredible, I hope you can see it: Jesus offers us a free service. What does it look like to accept it? The narrative goes on to say that those who have been served are called to do the same. In other words, it’s a race to the bottom. To get low, to get working for the benefit of others. Now imagine a church where everyone’s doing that. Can we get there? Read ahead Matthew 20:20-28; John 13:1-17