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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...

We all have expectations about how we think our lives will go, but we have no guarantee things will happen according to our plans or expectations.

Questions about Purpose

Unfulfilled people have exchanged the truth of God for a lie. The lie is that human goals and accomplishments can satisfy.

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...

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Devotions about Purpose

The cross wasn't going to be easy, and God didn't want His Son to lose heart, so He sent these messengers.

Regardless of age or how a person looks, God gifted everyone with the talents and ability to bear good fruit for as long as we live.

The question is, will we trust our Heavenly Father even when we don’t understand the adversity or challenging circumstances we face?

Jesus didn’t ask the blind man, “Why do you want to see?” Instead, He asked what He could do to serve.

I could not figure out why God would allow bad things to happen to his children. 

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Videos about Purpose

Celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart shares how his parents helped him find his focus when he struggled in school.

Captain Ron Johnson discusses how he reached out to people during the Ferguson riots after Michael Brown's death.

Gary's past of abuse and violence nearly got him killed. But then he turned to God, enrolled in classes, and embraced a new purpose.

Catholic scholar, Dr. Mary Healy, discusses how spiritual gifts are for everyone and how we should use those gifts to spread the Gospel.

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

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Articles on Purpose

Celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart shares how his parents helped him find his focus when he struggled in school. 

The "This is Us" star features in a new Christian film as Joyce Smith, a mother refusing to give up on her son despite seemingly insurmountable...

Any woman who is in need of deeper rest, longing for a connection with God for more than a minute, or who feels overwhelmed by the to-do’s of her...

How do you know if the workplace blahs you’re feeling are just a temporary rough patch, or if the time has come to move on?

Ministry leaders can stop beating themselves up about "falling short" during the holidays with this advice.

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