Tag Archives: purpose in life

God Knows Us By Name

Upon the disciples’ jubilant return from the active ministry, Jesus counsels them in preserving their humanness and centering in their self-awareness: “‘Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest.’ So they went away by themselves … Continue reading

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Could You Live without a Mirror?

John Piper, in his book The Purifying Power of Living by Faith in Future Grace, shares this true story: Evelyn Harris Brand, the mother of Paul Brand, the world-renowned hand surgeon and leprosy specialist, grew up in a well-to-do English family. … Continue reading

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River of Reason

There are times I think that in my life I’ve done more harm than good. When I regret not having done those things I know I should.   There are times it seems as if a mountain blocks my way … Continue reading

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What Is More Important Than Life?

According to the New Testament, “ministry” is what all Christians do. … What ministry looks like is as varied as Christians are varied. It’s not an office; it’s a lifestyle devoted to advancing other people’s faith and holiness. In this … Continue reading

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Live with Abandon … or Purpose?

Sometime last year, the plot of a story popped into my head, in much the way it often does. I’m sitting (or standing), minding my own business, when a character of some sort determines his or her story should be … Continue reading

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Life Abundant

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I Want My Life to Count … Every Breath

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