3:16 Plan - Week 2 - Day 2 - Year 3 - Luke 14:7-14

Deference to others is a mark of the follower of Jesus. 

Pray The Word and Prepare for The Word 

Luke 14:11 - For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."

Read - Luke 14:7–14

https://www.blueletterbible.org/tools/MultiVerse.cfm?s=0053kx              

Apply

In our world where we are seemingly incentivized to step over others to get what’s ‘coming to us’, Jesus calls us to take a back seat of humility whenever possible.  He promises that even if others don’t recognize it that God will and that is enough. 

Yield

Lord, I will trust You to see me and not spend all my energy trying to be first or recognized.

Extra Discovery

Our rewards come from God so we can faithfully serve Him.  Galatians 6:9

Revelation

Verse 13 speaks to the type of people we are to associate with as Mended and Morphed Christ-followers.  Rather than a ‘who’s who’, God calls us to gather together the ‘who isn’t’ list.  Is our life marked by trying to be with the ‘in-crowd’ or by hanging out with those whom Jesus hung out with…’the others who wouldn’t normally make the guest list in this world’?