(Eph. 2:10 NKJV) For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them.
Purpose: an anticipated outcome that is intended, or that guides planned activities
To Discover Purpose:
√ Realize WHO you are and WHOSE you are.
(Jer. 1:5 NKJV)“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you; before you were born I sanctified you; I ordained you a prophet to the nations.”
(1 Chron. 29:11, 14 NLT) Yours, O Lord, is the greatness, the power, the glory, the victory, and the majesty. Everything in the heavens and on earth is yours…14 But who am I, and who are my people, that we could give anything to you? Everything we have has come from you, and we give you only what you first gave us!
√ Take JOY in the JOURNEY.
(1 Cor. 9:25-26 NLT) All athletes are disciplined in their training. They do it to win a prize that will fade away, but we do it for an eternal prize. So I run with purpose in every step. I am not just shadowboxing.
√ Use ALL you have been GIVEN.
(Matt. 25:14-28 NKJV) “For the kingdom of heaven is like a man traveling to a far country, who called his own servants and delivered his goods to them. And to one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one, to each according to his own ability; and immediately he went on a journey…
√ Do what Jesus said,”FOLLOW ME!”
(John 8:12 NKJV) Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “I am the light of the world. He who follows Me shall not walk in darkness, but have the light of life.”