It’s a word that speaks to the unattainable, and yet ultimate goal of most of humanity. For centuries, mankind has sought perfection. They have sought for perfection in their lives overall, they have sought perfection in their work, and they have sought perfection in both their children and their families.
And yet, for all of that seeking, there’s only ever been one man who has ever attained it. In considering about the Lord Jesus Christ, the writer to the Hebrews wrote the following about him:
“Although he was a son, he learned obedience through what he suffered. And being made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him.” Hebrews 5:8-9 ESV