Tagged: Life’s Purpose

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Be an Esther

It’s a mistake to think the great achievers in the Bible were somehow different from us and say, ‘In my situation a life like that isn’t possible.’ Esther was born into slavery, and because of her beauty a pagan king...

February 22 Making a Difference Comments

Making a Difference

The story of Noah teaches us: 1) You can make a difference in your family. ‘By faith Noah…built an ark to save his family.’ Noah’s decision didn’t just benefit him personally, it saved his entire household. It took many years,...

February 4 Searching for Significance 3 Comments

Searching for Significance (3)

When Viktor Frankl was sent to Auschwitz, he’d been researching a book on Finding Life’s Meaning. But when his clothes were suddenly taken from him, including the manuscript he’d hidden in his coat lining, he questioned whether his life had...

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Questions You Should Ask Yourself (1)

Like any good parent, God wants His children to succeed. But to succeed in life, you must periodically ask yourself two questions: 1) Am I committed to personal growth? ‘Wisdom is supreme; therefore get wisdom. Though it cost all you...

December 21 Spiritual Adventures Comments

Spiritual Adventures

Think being a Christian isn’t exciting? Check out these headlines. Man in desert discovers burning bush that can’t be extinguished. Sea opens and thousands walk through on dry land. Giant who threatened a nation killed by teen with slingshot. Jewish...

December 12 Trade-Offs 2 Comments

Trade-Offs (2)

As you climb higher and accumulate more, you’ll discover that it’s harder to let go of what you’ve worked for. That’s why so many of us climb part-way up the mountain of our potential, and stop. We’re unwilling to give...

December 10 What Do You Treasure Most Comments

What Do You Treasure Most?

If your house was burning down and you could only save one thing, what would it be? It’s a decision people make every day, and it’s never easy. There’ll always be things we grieve about giving up because of their...

December 9 Go in His Strength Comments

Go in His Strength

Somebody said, ‘There’s nothing stranger than people, but there’s nothing more important!’ Jesus understood that principle. He spent His life as ‘one who serves’ (Luke 22:27 NIV). He ministered to society’s outcasts. He sought out the one sheep that was...

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Believe in Yourself—God Does!

Owning your dream means having your belief in yourself outweigh your fears. Acclaimed author Marianne Williamson wrote in her book ‘A return to love’ the inspiring verse: ‘Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is...