Listen to the podcast episode and subscribe… And read on for more.

For years my heart has burned. I’ve wanted so badly to know what God wants me to do with my life.

Am I called to full-time ministry? Should I start another business? Do I work for someone else and minister in the workplace? Am I supposed to write? Speak? Be a missionary? Be a musician? Get my M. Div.?

But here’s the thing, I never found my purpose by asking any of those questions — no matter how fervently. What I’ve been looking for simply can’t be found where I’ve been looking.

You see, where I went wrong — and where most of us do — is that I started with the particular over the universal. With the details instead of the big picture.

Read More