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How to Discover and Pursue your Purpose – Part 1

How to Discover and Pursue your Purpose – Part 1

What is my purpose on earth? Why am I here? What was I born or created to do? Is my life making any sense? Is this the right step for me to take now? If you have found yourself asking any of these questions, then you are at the right place.  You are not alone….

Created to die – a parable of chickens and purpose

Created to die – a parable of chickens and purpose

I remember a story my father used to tell to illustrate a life of purpose. A man bought two chickens, fed them and took care of them. His goal was that by Christmas that year, they would be grown enough and would be slaughtered as Christmas chicken. Every day he fed them, he was picturing…

Eloquence, Logic and Spiritual Passion

Eloquence, Logic and Spiritual Passion

  Yes, those three elements: Eloquence, Logic and Spiritual Passion, combined were said to have made St. Augustine of Hippo one of the most significant thinkers of Church history. Of course you can’t flaw that man, except you never read any of his works. His writings are deep and he is said to probably be…

The shallowness of grandlessness.

The shallowness of grandlessness.

This evening, I sat looking at the family picture of a dear friend. We go a few years back together, back on campus I knew him to be quite influential in his own little circle. He had some music skills but did want to forfeit a corporate career for anything, not even music. Today, roughly 8 years…