The desire for greatness can lead us to work harder and get better at our jobs or cultivate our gifts. On the other hand, it can also lead to conflict, power grabs, and war. Something has gone wrong. In this passage, Jesus shows us the true greatness is the path He took for us: service.


Mark 10:35-45

Baker Exegetical Commentary: Mark, Robert Stein

Jesus the King, Timothy Keller