- Philippians 2 – we are to empty ourselves.
- 1 Corinthians 9:16 – 23 – make myself a slave to all men doing all that I do for the sake of the gospel.
- 2 Corinthians 5:14 – 21 – be controlled by the love of Christ and beg people to be reconciled to God.
- Philippians 3 – take no credit for anything I have done or accomplish but know that I need to continually press on to know Christ.
And lest I think that this applies to other who are more lofty in their walk with God than I, Paul kills that notion in 1 Corinthians 4:16 and 11:1.
So my application this morning was to begin to pray over these and to continually ask myself, “Why?”