We all struggle to compare ourselves to others. We think about others as above us or below us. But Palm Sunday reminds us of Jesus who got down from His royal donkey to be lifted up as a criminal on the cross. As we are impacted by the Gospel, it changes the comparison game, and makes us people who give our lives away to impact others with the Gospel. You’ll hear about a pastor who was tempted to stretch the truth, and the moment Pastor John realized there were two versions of himself.
Here is the sermon by John Piper that Pastor John played a clip from in his sermon.