I know men and I tell you that Jesus Christ is no mere man.  Between Him and every other person in the world there is no possible term of comparison.  Alexander, Caesar, Charlemagne, and myself founded empires; but what foundation did we rest the creations of our genius? Upon force. Jesus Christ founded an empire upon love; and at this hour millions of men would die for Him.  -Napoleon Bonaparte

Rulers have their armies.  Masters have their slaves.  Bosses have their employees.  Kings have their subjects.  Leaders have their followers.  Generals have their soldiers.  Dignitaries have their assistants.  But Jesus Christ the Son of God laid down his life willingly and without regret for ungrateful and undeserving sinners. 

Jesus served when it was the last thing he owed us.  We’d have said, ‘Forget it—I’m not going to some cross for those sorry losers.’ 

45 For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”   -Mark 10:45

We have our example.  The marks of a Christian can be identified—it isn’t how many serve him, rather, it comes down to whether or not he serves others.

What could happen if we evengelicals were to get down off of our moral political platforms and our religious high horses and started to serve the least of these who Jesus spoke about?

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