How to Live for Christ

THE WAY TO FIND LIFE IS TO LOSE LIFE.  (Die to self-control).
Matthew 10:39; Mark 8:35; Luke 9:24, 17:33; John 12:25

GAIN THROUGH LOSS.
Matthew 19:21
Matthew 19:29
John 12:24
Philippians 3:89

THE WAY UP IS DOWN  (Down into service).
Philippians 2;4; I Corinthians 10:24, 33; II Corinthians 8:9

ADVANCEMENT THROUGH BURDEN BEARING.
Acts 20:35
Romans 15:1-2
Galatians 6:2

THE WAY TO GET AHEAD IS TO GO TO THE END.  (Drop all pride, self-promotion, posturing and pretense).
Matthew 20:25-28; 23:8-12; Mark 9:35; Luke 14:10; James 4:10; I Peter 5:5

HONOR THROUGH HUMILITY (unselfishness).
Abraham   Genesis 13:9
Joseph      Genesis 50:21
Moses       Numbers 11:29
Jonathan   I Samuel 18:4
Daniel        Daniel 5:17
Paul           I Corinthians 10:33
Christ         II Corinthians 8:9