Originally Posted by Reuben J
You were saying it is not about trying to be perfect. I showed you Jesus did ask us to be perfect. Then you say because thatís how we know Jesus. How could we be saved then if we do not know Jesus? So even with your rationale, we still have to try to be perfect in order that we know Jesus. It is through Jesus only that we are saved because he is the way, the truth and the life.
God bless you.
Amen to that and I agree with your statement, however it is only by God's help and his working within us that we reach toward perfection. We cannot do that ourselves.