Connecting Point: The High Mark
November 3, 2021
There are many character traits we can aim for in life. Some happen to be wholesome, while others tend to be unhealthy. One virtue that stands above so many others is faithfulness. A person whose character is marked by faithfulness in multiple areas of life traditionally is deeply admired. Therefore, each of us can strive for such a high mark, like an Olympian pole vaulter continually aiming for higher goals. I believe most people wish to be a better person.
Still, biblically speaking, the goal of being a “good” person is misguided. Good is quite subjective. A better understanding is...