People get a funny idea about perfection: that it’s a standard for us to measure up to: without flaw or blemish, perfect. Wrong. In God’s world, which is the world in which we are truly alive, perfection means we become true to our best selves. Perfection is being the person God made us to be.
A sermon on Hebrews 11:29-12:2, by the Rev. Dr. John A. Nelson