Purity: It’s Not About Perfection

LOVE this post from The Silver Ring Thing tour team! Such an awesome group of people! This post is truly touching and inspiring! It’s about perserverence, not perfection!

SRT Tour Team

If you haven’t heard Jesus’ parable of the seeds, read it here!

We talk about this parable a lot around the office, but something new struck me today. As Jesus is explaining the parable to the disciples, He says this about the fourth type of seed:

“But the seed in the good soil, these are the ones who have heard the word in an honest and good heart, and hold it fast, and bear fruit with perseverance.”

The words, “with perseverance” really stuck out to me today. At SRT we talk about how purity is about pursuit not perfection. It’s a commitment to persevere, not a commitment to be perfect. If we want to bear fruit (Jesus is using symbolism here. You won’t actually sprout pears!), we have to persevere. What Christ is saying about the Christian life at large also applies to the specific area of…

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