"So be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect." (Matthew 5:48)

Thursday, July 27, 2017

*Justifying What We Do

        Sometimes we justify what we want to do by stretching things a bit. To make up an example, I can say that I watch TV a lot every day to entertain myself, and when I am happy, I do a better job of everything else I should do and make others happy too. Other common examples of justifying what you do: saying "God has made me this way" and "I must use my God-given talent." 
        There is only one justification for what we do: Do we bring ourselves or others closer to God?

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