- "The Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many" (Mark 10:45)
- "The Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost (Luke 19:10)
- "The Son of Man came eating and drinking" (Luke 7:34)
While the first two oft-quoted verses tell us about Jesus' purpose in coming- to serve, the give his life as a ransom, to seek and safe the lost- the third describes his method. How did Jesus come? He came eating and drinking.
Surprise the World, p.44