Discovering Your Purpose

Many plans are in a person’s mind, but the Lord’s purpose will succeed.  __ Proverb 19:21 (CEB)

God created each of us for a definite purpose. Success is fulfilling God’s purpose and perfect plan for your life. You may have been trying to make your own plans, but let God make the plans, and they will succeed.

Effort and courage are not enough without purpose and direction. __ John F. Kennedy

Purpose is the reason for which something is done, created, or for which something exists. It is the Creator’s original intent for making it. God created you for a specific purpose in life.

Purpose according to Dictionary.com is the reason for which something exists, is done, made, or used. Synonyms for purpose are cause; reason; intention; goal; and plan.

God created each of us and He is the only one who knows why He created us the way He did. He knows why He gave us life and equipped us with the gifts, talents, and personalities that make us so unique. God has a purpose for each and every one of our lives.

The Lord will fulfill his purpose for me; your steadfast love, O Lord, endures forever. Do not forsake the work of your hands. __ Psalm 138:38 (ESV)

Prayer: Father God, I ask you to help me to discover Your purpose for my life. Help me to fulfill your purpose and be a blessing to others. In Jesus’ name I pray. Amen.

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