Philippians 2 : 9-11 Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name,  that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth,  and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.

John 14: 6 –Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.

We live in a world where a high rating, who is the best, who is the first, who is the greatest are taken very seriously and determines how you are perceived and accepted. Thomas Edison is rated as the greatest inventor of all time with over 1,000 patents. He developed and innovated a wide range of products from the electric light bulb to photograph and motion picture camera.

Pele is said to be best footballer of all time. Michael Jordan is rated as the greatest athlete of all time. William Shakespeare is said to be one the greatest authors of all time. It is said that over 107 billion people have lived on earth and the fastest human being ever is Usian Bolt, he ran 100m in 9.58seconds.

Last , December,  Time magazine had a caption titled who’s the biggest, The 100 most significant figures in History. Jesus Christ is number 1 on the list. It is said that the relevance and popularity of super stars like Britney spears, Justin Beiber will fade away with time but the fame and relevance of Jesus Christ will only get stronger because of his impact on humanity. Last year the Guinness book of record , recorded the bible as the number 1 best seller of all times with over 5 billion copies in print. And do you know who is the central theme of the bible is? Jesus Christ.

In the above Scripture, the bible says, God has given  Jesus a name that is above every name and everything in heaven, on earth and under the earth. Jesus is Lord! If you have any doubt about who is the greatest, doubt no more, Jesus Christ is the Greatest. He is the greatest healer, he is the greatest saviour, he is the greatest blesser, he the way, the truth and the life. As you embrace him He raises you with Him and gives you a new status.


For further study:

LUKE 10:19 , Luke 19: 1-10

Personal declaration for the day:

Jesus Christ, the greatest of all lives in me.

Questions for you to reflect on:

Give reasons why you believe Jesus Christ is the greatest?