What does Christian Maturity looks like (Ephesians 4:13-16)

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Only in the world of Peter Pan, our children are not supposed to grow up. Wendy, one of the main characters who visited “Neverland”, knew all about this. This is how the book reads, all children including Wendy knew about this. And one day when she was two years old. She was playing in a garden and she plucked another flower and ran with it to her mother. I suppose she must have looked rather delightful, for Mrs. Darling put her hand to her heart’s and cried, oh! why can’t you remain like this forever. This was all that passed between them on the subject. But henceforth Wendy knew that she must grow up. You always know after you are two. Two is the beginning of the end. Of course, a two-year old, still have a lot more growing up to do. Becoming mature has all different sorts of stages it’s a long process. It’s an important process. We want our children to mature. We want our relationships to grow. We want our job skills to improve and our financial investments to increase. In fact, in these areas, if you don’t see growing maturity, there’s a problem and the same is true for our spiritual lives. And so, we consider this morning from Ephesians 4:13-16. What does Christian maturity look like?