Updated: May 28
Instead, he gave up his divine privileges; he took the humble position of a slave and was born as a human being. When he appeared in human form,
Philippians 2:7 NLT
Instead... The King of Kings agreed to the plan. He would become at once a slave. He would take the "lowly position" and arrive in human form. This was not the life of a king... With no stress, pain... Or heartache.
he humbled himself in obedience to God and died a criminal’s death on a cross.
Philippians 2:8 NLT
He humbled... He was not proud or boastful to begin with. His form had to take human proportions. His intelligence had to reflect human growth and mindset. He became a similar package to us.
But then with this form came God's plan, a plan to gift his only Son to us. This gift climbed upon a sinner's cross to produce a death to buy our salvation.
Un-BlahhG author, Caroline Cardwell spends her days caring for children as a therapist and engagement specialist at a local school, chasing four children at home and growing her home based health business. Did we mention that she and her husband, JD Cardwell, also began a church with ah-mazing leaders and a tribe they adore.