It is true that Adam and Eve transgressed one commandment in order to obey a better one, but what a blessing they did! Now all of us can experience the joy of our redemption and “the eternal life which God giveth unto all the obedient.”
Cut each other, or ourselves a little bit of slack on the things we are doing imperfectly, and today to pray for the ability to focus on the most important thing - what we can learn in any given situation.
When children keep their eyes on eternal goals, it helps them navigate the challenges of mortality with courage and confidence. They know who they are and where they are going. If they feel unloved by the world, they know they are loved in Heaven.