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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 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.

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

The Spirit of God propels us to run when we feel like quitting. 

Adversity had rusted my soul, dented my confidence, and scratched at my sense of purpose. Worn out, I was a candidate for the emotional junkyard.

Our Heavenly Father loves us and wants to show us the right path for our lives.

What question would you like God to answer?

Do not underestimate what God can do with a life solely surrendered to Him.

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Videos about Purpose

After Jenna Henderson passed away from cancer in 2016, her husband Scott published her journals, prayers, and blog posts chronicling her steadfast...

Author Ryan Bomberger discusses how to have a life of purpose.

Olympic marathoner Ryan Hall talks about following God’s lead and “running the mile you’re in”.

At 13 years old, Kristen knew she was called to defend religious freedom. Now, she has realized her calling and has won 8 Supreme Court victories.

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

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Articles on Purpose

Larry Moyer shares three essentials for evangelism among college students as they head back to classes after Summer break.

Frantic and exhausted is no way to live. We can learn from Jesus’ example and take practical steps toward using our time wisely.

Would God ever call you to something knowing that your efforts would fail?

When all is going well and the horizon is free of turmoil and suffering, we can be seduced by the false notation tragedy will never strike.

Christianity tells us something about ourselves that modern DNA tests cannot. Once we discover who we really are, we’ll begin to engage the world...

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