May 18

Easter People Journey to Perfection

As Easter people, we United Methodists believe that we are on a journey to Christian perfection, or entire sanctification. In Article XI of our Confession of Faith, we read that Christian perfection is “a state of perfect love, righteousness, and true holiness” and that it “should be sought earnestly by every child of God.” And in our reading from 1 John 4 this morning, the word “perfect” comes up three times. Continue reading