Today's Meditation: Matthew 5:43-48

Be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect. (Matthew 5:48)
Maybe this isn’t the verse that we would have chosen to reflect on today. According to the dictionary, perfect means “entirely without flaw or defect . . . meeting supreme… More »

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