I always knew that purpose has everything good as benefits.
I also always knew that purpose simply means what you were born to do. Exactly! It sounds very simple.
The question is, If purpose was that simple why is it that many persons do not discover their purpose and are leading unhappy lives?
Well, recently while preparing to speak at a youth event, the Lord laid it strongly in my heart that Nehemiah was a man of purpose. And so we dealt and dwelt on purpose for the most part of the morning.
Now purpose I would later come to understand is ‘God’s word…concerning me.’
This broke the mystery why preachers would tell me, ‘To discover your purpose, go to God’s word.’ Aha! Everything now makes sense.
So the question is, ‘What has God said concerning you?
The thing about it is, if I am walking in purpose I will definitely be successful, because ‘the purpose of the Lord will stand.’ Prov 19:21.
And so I am more inclined to walk in purpose. My purpose also led me to speak to the 2013/2014 federal scholars under the Bilateral Education Agreement scholarship scheme.
It was good to see young vibrant men and women who will cross the shores of Nigeria in their bid to fulfill purpose.
I pray they all do.
The whole world smiled with them. I rejoiced with them. Seven years ago I was in their shoes…on my way to Russia.
They too will return. I wish them all the success in the world.
They will do something!
Enjoy the pictures and I am certain that as these ones have moved ahead in the pursuit of purpose, you reading this will receive grace to walk in line with what God has said concerning you.