Jesus came to know what it is like to suffer. He had no advantages.
Words from these verses
Firstborn – 1st fact concerning Jesus
-the first of other children
-Jesus had at least 7 siblings
Swaddling clothes – bandages or strips of material for wrapping the legs of a lamb.
Manger – a feeding trough
The place Jesus was born was a divine set-up by God. No one was born any lowlier.
It doesn’t matter how difficult it may appear. God has a plan.
Form – Jesus took on the form of a man in outward form – He was God. He chose to take upon Himself flesh.
Jesus had no advantages. He did this so He would be tempted at every point as we are. We could never know God’s love if we never knew suffering.
Servant – Jesus became a servant. One who does the bidding of His owner.
Fashioned – “put on”
Even – an emphasizing term. To expand understanding.