Sermons on Humility

The Unkingly King

Text: Matthew 21:1-11 For three years of Jesus’ public ministry He constantly avoided recognition and publicity. He knew people would misunderstand his Messianic mission and seek to install him as a ruler. But he did not come to reign. He came to die. But on Palm Sunday he finally allowed the multitude to vent their…

Do You Understand?

Text: John 13:1-17 (‘84 NIV) Often times, we make knowledge ultimate.  Meaning we place knowledge as the highest achievement. Knowledge is good.  But left alone, knowledge puffs up.  Knowledge can never replace service.  In one of the most eloquent examples of humility Jesus knows his mission and shows his disciples the full extent of his love…

Mary, Humble Servant

The current National Geographic magazine calls Mary the mother of Jesus “the most powerful woman in the world”. She is sought in prayer and considered a source of healing and hope for millions. Does the Bible support this level of devotion? Today we explore the incredible announcement to Mary that she would give birth to…