He Took on the Status of a Slave
1-4If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if his love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything to you, if you have a heart, if you care— then do me a favor: Agree with each other, love each other, be deep-spirited friends. Don’t push your way to the front; don’t sweet-talk your way to the top. Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead. Don’t be obsessed with getting your own advantage. Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. (msg.
A true leader will do everything He can to see his followers grow into leaders. He will even put himself in 2nd place or last if it came to it. Why because true leadership is not focused on making titles for a person but establishing postions of grandure. Christ the ultimate example of true leadership let his motives for leading to be love and compassion. He aggressively loved and passionately fought for truth. You see because there is a difference between cornering someone and getting someone in your corner. John maxwell always says,” help people realize their dreams and they’ll help you realize yours”