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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

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.

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...

In other words, why are we even born if we are only to die some 70 or 80 years later? 

There is a purpose to your life. You were not born by accident. In fact, you have a God-directed mission that is unique to you.

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

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Devotions about Purpose

Four-year-old Trey took my face in his hands and squeezed as he pulled me close to him. "Rose, you are really, really old!" 

Are you a physical creature on a spiritual journey? Or are you a spiritual creature on a physical journey? Or is it even beyond that?

Unconditional joy - oh, if we could only learn how to grasp it.

I have found that just when I think I have surrendered my all to the Lord, He gently, graciously, uncovers a new layer of resistance in me that even...

If God uses ordinary birds for a significant purpose, he certainly uses ordinary people to fulfill his plans.

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Videos about Purpose

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.

After Liberty was rejected by her mother, she turned to partying, relationships, and drugs. But darkness from her mother's home followed her, and...

After an affair, divorce, and seven months of prayer, Brett's quest for a new life started with bare bones—homelessness. But opportunity grew from...

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Articles on Purpose

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

Much has been said about gender confusion, but there is another issue that can be the culprit for confusion at many levels - identify confusion.

For many people who have experienced a major transformation in their lives, their story begins at the bottom of the barrel. Author Dean Niewolny was...

What does it mean to be fully committed? Why is commitment important? Explore these questions and more, using Christ’s example of commitment.

Most everyone in the Bible had trials and suffered loss, even though they were called and blessed by God.

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