- July 04, 2017
- Houston Clark
“Be perfect; therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.” –Matthew 5:48
The right response to this verse is to go be perfect, right? Right, so where do we go from there? How do I be perfect?
We cannot not strive to be perfect. In Matthew 5 Jesus teaches his disciples how things are going to be done around here from now on. He sets the bar real high; not committing adultery is not far enough, simply looking lustfully at a woman is too far and “love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.” He...