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Top Recommended Books: I yielded to the Holy Spirit and acknowledged that I was driven to succeed because I had to prove I was not a failure. An enormous burden lifted as I felt the outpouring of God’s love — a love that was not based on performance, nor on good works, but was simply unconditional. The On-Purpose One Big Cure for the The Principle PurposeMy mentor offered a paradigm-jarPerson Thing Common Life of the Path Driven Life ring Christian definition of success. Kevin McCarthy Phil Cooke Max Lucado Andy Stanley Rick Warren He said, “Life is to be lived intentionally. Every one of us is to live each moment with godly intentionality guided Unfortunately, many people die without knowing it. Ephesians by discernment and wisdom. This will help you live in your 2:10 says, “For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ sweet spot.” Living intentionally is a lot like using a GPS sysJesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us tem. When you put in the right starting point and destination, to do.” If you have started discovering it calculates the best route for you to follow. My mentor asked answers to the two preceding questions, three fundamental and interrelated questions that have helped the answer to this question becomes me plan my journey towards an intentional life. easier. Bill Hybels asks, “What is the Whose Am I? As a Christian, I understand that I am created one aspect of this broken world that, for a purpose. This question has helped me understand that when you see it, touch it, get near it, God is the primary authority and audience for my life. In other you just can’t stand?” For Moses, it words, is He the one I seek to please? This question helped me was the misery of God’s people. For discover my overarching calling. The Bible defines this for me: me, it is equipping the next generation Paul Sohn is an to glorify God in all I do and enjoy Him forever. A daily com- Christians to become influential organizational mitment to meditating upon Scripture has become the corner- leaders in their area of calling to effect chiropractor, stone for living intentionally. Psalm 119:105 says, “Your Word is a societal transformation in the world. intentional leader, Not something that happens overnight. a lamp to my feet, a light for my path.” and ChristPrayerfully approach this and reflect centered mind Who Am I? Each one of us is created by God in His unique over your life to see hints of God’s grand molder and works image. There are no two people in this world that are the same. design in your life. for The Boeing The Psalmist says, “I am fearfully and wonderfully made” At the end of the day, that tantalizing Company in Lean (Psalm 139:14). Only by discovering my God-given gifts and image of success as defined by the world management. He passion will I honour God. There are many tools available that fails to satisfy our unquenchable thirst writes about his have helped me to better understand myself. I asked for feedfor meaning in life. But, when we place perspectives on back from family, friends and co-workers through three simple our faith exclusively in Christ Jesus, He growth & change, questions: “What should I stop doing?,” “What should I continsupplies us with love that offers meaning leadership, and ue doing?,” and “What should I start doing?” Some tools to help and significance. When we seek to know the Christian life discover gifts: Strengths Finder 2.0, DISC assessment, Myersour creator, examine our identity, and at www.paulsohn. Briggs Test Indicator, and StandOut assessment. Remember discover what we are born to do, we have org. You can Oscar Wilde’s words: “Be yourself. Everyone else is already achieved the ultimate success. That is, also find him on taken.” to glorify God and enjoy Him forever. Facebook. Why Am I Here? All of us are born with a divine purpose.

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