Overcoming the world: Progression not perfection. I can only progress and be “Perfect in Christ” in an imperfect world.
In an effort to stay focused on my goal of having eternal life I decided to re-read books that have spiritually empowered me. My current book is Power to Become by David A. Bednar. So many gems have already been read and I’m only on page 12! The concept that strikes me most so far […]
No one is more Emotionally Intelligent than members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint’s because we strive for perfection. We listen to our internal guide, can say how we feel and don’t let our emotions determine our actions but think about and do what’s logically best. The world includes much turmoil and […]
The heading to Matthew 5 says “All are commanded to be perfect like their Father in Heaven” and my understanding reminds me of the scripture to “Come unto Christ … and be perfected in him.” The admonition isn’t perfection (which can’t be attained on our own) but having our hearts fully connected to Christ who makes us perfect. […]