Purpose: the reason for which something is made. . . (dictionary.com)
Grab your journal and jot down these verses. Or take a screen shot. Pour your coffee and gather your favorite Bible then light a candle. Make yourself a cozy place to be with Jesus every day.
Ask God why He made you. Go ahead, write it down in your journal.
When we think of purpose, we think of our individual talents, gifts, and calling. But before we discover our unique purposes (and we all have them) God has universal purposes for all of us. And truthfully, I believe we won’t find our individual purposes until we discover the universal ones.
That’s what the Bites are about this week. Once again we’re directing our eyes off of ourselves and onto Him.
I found these verses in a great article by Crystal McDowell entitled, 7 Important Bible Verses About Purpose.
If you read the article, you’ll read the verses, but then throughout the week, you can chew on each verse daily and receive what God has for you in each scripture.
He is so faithful my friends. He loves you and has good plans for the Kingdom that involve you. You were made for this–something beyond our imaginations. Something eternal. Something for God Himself.
Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen. (Ephesians 3:20,21)
Finding our God Purpose,