2 Philippians 2:5-11Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus:Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped,
3 Philippians 2:5-11but made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness.And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himselfand became obedient to death--even to death on a cross!
4 Philippians 2:5-11Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow,in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
5 Jesus is King Deserving Honor Deserving Obedience "...at the name of Jesus every knee should bow..." Philippians 2:10Deserving Obedience"If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me." Luke 9:23
6 The King’s Commands Ten Commandments Two Commandments "Hear, O Israel, the decrees and laws I declare in your hearing today. Learn them and be sure to follow them." Deuteronomy 5:1Two Commandments"All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments." Matthew 22:40
7 The King’s Blessings Rewards Revelation "The Lord will establish you as his holy people, as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands of the Lord your God and walk in his ways." Deuteronomy 28:9Revelation"Whoever has my commands and obeys them, he is the one who loves me. He who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will love him and show myself to him." John 14:21
8 It’s Not about YouObey at all costReceive correction with humility