Hi Friends, Frank V. here.
You’ll want to read this entire article. There’s a gift at the very end. 🙂
A great definition of being “lost” is to be alienated from your creative purpose.
If you’re a follower of Jesus, you are no longer lost with respect to salvation. But you can be lost with respect to your specific purpose in life.
Recent research shows that people who have a concrete purpose live 7.5 years longer than those who do not.
After speaking to countless Christians in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s and up, an overwhelming number of believers still aren’t clear on their purpose.
Purpose is the father of commitment. It is the mother of motivation. It is the parent of passion. Purpose provides meaning. It instills direction, inspiration, and unity. It also brings fulfillment.
Without a discovery of purpose, everyday life becomes oppressive and demeaning. We can find little in it except the next thing which is virtually indistinguishable from the last thing. Purpose rescues us from this mundane existence.[Continue Reading…]