“You know that those who are regarded as rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them. Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve …”

As King Charles III begins this week newly invested with the responsibility of this pledge to selfless service for his own life, may we also be mindful of this truth for ourselves as we walk in companionship with Christ through the week ahead.