The Path to Greatness

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Mark 9:33-41

Overcome the desire for PRIDE  verses 33-34

  • Pride–INORDINATE self-esteem; thinking too highly of self
  • Pride is the root of all SIN

Overcome the desire for POSITION  verse 35

  • Jesus teaches us and models for us that GREATNESS in His Kingdom is the result of serving others
  •  We are to use our gifts and talents to SERVE others

Overcome the desire for PROMINENCE  verses 36-37

  • Greatness in the Kingdom consists in our attitude of SERVICE not in our POSITION or prominence.