As Told By A Scoundrel: Advent Should Humble Us
The disciples were caught arguing over who would be the greatest in Jesus' coming kingdom. Jesus responds to them by saying that only those who take the lowly position of a child would enter the kingdom of heaven.
In a culture of trying to be the best, trying to outdo others, trying to stand out - Jesus says there is greater joy and peace in recognizing our insignificance.
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