Who’s the greatest?

While preparing for a sermon for Sunday I am reminded of Paul’s admonition in Philippians 2, not to elevate my own needs above those of others. The “have this mind in you that was also in Christ Jesus” model which dominated The Apostle Paul’s mind, has slipped in preference to understanding the value of image and it’s almost limitless possible potential for self-actualization
Swindoll’s illustration from the treehouse gang still resonates with me. When setting their rules for the treehouse, they concluded 3 simple rules:
1. Nobody acts big
2. Nobody acts small
3. Everybody act medium…
Out of the mouths of our real teachers…

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