There was a great post over at Mormon Matters on whether God can tempt us above that which we are able. In short, I think that it is possible for us to be tempted more than we can bear, Does it come from God? I’m undecided. But if you want to weigh in on that topic, click here.
I did engage in somewhat of a threadjack, and want to post some of the comments regarding the concept of perfection here. What does perfection really mean? Here are some of the comments there. The formatting is a little goofy, but here is the essence.