Have a Perfect Day

“Be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect” (Matthew 5:48).

“Be perfect.” Jesus didn’t say that because you’re not allowed to make mistakes. “Perfect” (teleios) means to become complete, whole, and filled with God’s character. Any time you do fail, it’s an opportunity to grow closer to God by letting him transform your thinking to become even more like him.

“Be perfect” isn’t God’s religious standard of behavior. It’s an invitation to experience the depths of his grace.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s