This is the audio from the March 26, 2023 sermon, “A Road of Serving: What Will You DO?”, shared by Tom Lemler at the Deer Run Church of Christ.
Text: Luke 22:7-30
“Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be your slave — just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”
Matthew 20:26-28 (NIV)
Today I continued a sermon series with a focus on The Road to Resurrection. Each week of this series will consider a different glimpse of the life of Jesus during His final week leading up to His death, burial, and resurrection. As Jesus and His disciples traveled their road to resurrection on that final week before the cross, they pause to share a special meal together — a meal designed to commemorate the salvation which was experienced as the angel of death passed over the homes of those who had applied the blood of the lamb to the door posts of the home. This was a significant meal that not only looked back, but also looked forward to what was about to happen. Within that context, we find Jesus both teaching and showing what it looks like to be on a road of serving. As we look to Jesus and are reminded of what He has done, there are two questions we ought to continually ask ourselves, what will I . . .
Discover: — Luke 22:7-13
Obey: — Luke 22:14-30
Today, what will you choose to DO?