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The Call To Honor Others

John 13:1-7

December 29, 2020 • Jeff Lyle

When Jesus assumed the role of the lowest household servant by washing the feet of the disciples, He left us an example. He told the disciples that they could not comprehend in the moment what exactly He was doing when He washed their feet. He told them that they would understand later as they followed His example by showing honor to each other. What does Jesus want us to learn about humility, serving others and showing honor to each other? How do we wash each other’s feet today? When we take the time to consider in depth the great differences between the disciples whose feet Jesus washed that day, we can understand the richness of His call for us to show honor to one another - especially those who are very different from us in the Body of Christ. God honors those who honor others. At some point, He will call us to show honor to those with whom we have great differences. This message shows us what that looks like.

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