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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

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.

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

You and I are made for today, not yesterday. Our future depends on the present, and nothing is more important than what we do right now.

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

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

Loneliness in a crowded world seems incredulous, but it happens to many people, including believers.

We are not called to the rat-race, but to a dance. God invites us to learn the steps of His dance in little weekly lessons, so that when we come at...

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Videos about Purpose

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...

23-year-old Beatrice was expected to die of tuberculosis in 1940, but was miraculously healed after making a promise to God. 77 years later, she is...

Author Riva Tims shares how God restored her life and ministry after a difficult divorce.

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Articles on Purpose

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

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Be Glad—You Who Suffer

Do you ever feel like you got in the wrong line? You went to sign up for some happiness and you received suffering instead.

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...

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Be Glad—You Who Trust & Obey

With just a little bit of planning, you can accomplish the goals God has for your life.

When we rely on our accomplishments and achievements, we forget that we are actually wretched, pitiful, poor, blind and naked.

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