I love Adam’s blog.  He has some great stuff from time to time.  This is one of those times.  It hit me hard as I was reading about striving for perfection.  As I’m transitioning into a new ministry I know I’m going to struggle with being accepted and that drive that is in me to be as perfect as I can.  This post nailed it home.

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Here’s his list: Signs for recognizing when striving is bad.

1. When our personal agenda consumes us morning, noon and night.

2. When we get angry if our plans are questioned or criticized.

3. When we interrupt others to talk about what interests us.

4. When we try to manipulate circumstances to get our desired result.

Go here and read the rest.