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Purpose

God has called us in this life to live for a specific purpose. Our purpose can be found through prayer, reading, and discernment.

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Bible Teachings on Purpose

We’ve picked up the idea that thinking we’re worthless to God and others is the Christian thing to do, so we duck compliments and say things like, “I...

Questions about Purpose

The deep, deep happiness that transcends all else comes from knowing God and, in turn, from being known by Him.

How do you respond to the miracle that never happened — when someone or something is ripped away from you? 

God exists outside the space-time dimensions He created. So we have to be very careful not to put Him on our clock, in our box.

There is not some timeless, immutable decree from God that governs man, but constant, loving help and direction from Him as well as hindrance from...

Our main purpose for being on earth is to be stewards of God's creation, to grow in God, and to function as God's sons and daughters.

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Devotions about Purpose

On February 3, 1943, the USS Dorchester was on its way to Greenland with more than 900 men on board when a torpedo hit the ship.

There is a difference between knowing about God and knowing Him personally.

Joseph's family life tops the charts on dysfunction and he somehow manages to turn out fine. What can we learn from his story? 

With God, everything has a purpose – even the detours. Even the difficulties. Even the desert roads.

Don’t let the mistakes of man make you someone you never intended to be.

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Videos about Purpose

Famed skater Scott Hamilton redefines winning and discusses the value of failure.

James grew up in a crime-ridden neighborhood, and he turned to drug abuse as an adult. But after a brush with death, James knew something had to...

Author Luke Barnett shares how we can find direction in our lives.

Jared discovered his gift for art in 7th grade, and years later, his talent has become his ministry.

Pastor and reality TV star John Gray discusses being like David—overlooked and undervalued, but not forgotten by God.

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Articles on Purpose

To function well in kingdom terms, we seek and follow the Holy Spirit’s leading rather than function on our own.

Most adults spend half of their waking hours at work. For better or worse, what goes on there leaves an indelible mark.

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Motives of the Heart

God’s justice isn’t only based on actions, it’s based on motives.

When our life feels like a roller coaster ride, with twists and turns, and ups and downs, we can trust God has a plan. And His plan is for good.

Let the Bible be your source of comfort in your time of need.

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