“And being found in human form, He humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.” – Philippians 2:8
Here Jesus endured the powerlessness that many feel. At any moment, Jesus could have chosen to free Himself from the cross, but He actively maintained His powerlessness for hours through the torture for our benefit. Any time we think power is the answer, we must consider this.
[This is a Rewind Wednesday of a post originally shared in November 2021]