You Don’t Need a Purpose in Life, You Just Need to Participate

Trying to focus our lives around a purpose just closes us off to life itself.

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What do we mean when we say “Purpose”?

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In the market for a good purpose? Come on in, we got the best purpose money can buy!

A Bad Social Contract

Purpose is a Dangerous Delusion

Living Today Beats Living for Tomorrow, Any Day.

The Greatest Obstacle to Getting What You Need, is Chasing After What You Want

Purpose Comes Like a Thief and Can Only Be Seen in Hindsight

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“I say to people today, ‘You must be prepared if you believe in something. If you believe in something, you have to go for it. As individuals, we may not live to see the end.”
John Lewis

A practical mystic, a paltry poet, and a prolific ponderer. I write about the intersections of mental health, social justice, and Scripture.

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