Living in the upside-down kingdom Jesus described can perhaps seem risky and foolish. But the power and love of God is released when we embrace it.
We can be tempted by a lot of things we shouldn’t give in to. But when we give into the temptation of humility, the world changes for the better.
The cross is a reminder for us to stop chasing what can’t be caught.
It’s not intuitive to choose to lose, but Jesus introduced an upside-down way of living.