I Want to Find My Purpose In Life

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    Feeling Lost

    I have no idea what my purpose is in life. There is no job or career that calls out to me, I have no desire to be a parent, and just doing whatever I want my whole life sounds pointless. I want meaning in my life, some higher calling. I feel directionless, like I'm just drifting...
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    2 Responses May 10, 2012

    My Purpose

    Im in my late 20s and my purpose is to live for God. Of all the goals Ive achieved nothing is more satisfying then living for God. He completes me and gives me reason to live.
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    5 Responses Jul 29, 2010


    I have never been a big religious person.  Religion has always confused me and I dont really kno whether to believe it or not.  I have never been one to try and plan out my life,  i usually just let what happens happen and just go with the flow.  I...
    randomchick09 randomchick09
    Mar 24, 2010

    This Is My Purpose

    Last year was a very challenging year for me, I was reinventing myself once again. During the process, I came to understand my purpose in life which is nothing more than to do good for others. I discovered life and learned how to believe, and love. This is my purpose
    BellaFairy BellaFairy
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 27, 2013

    I have a few degrees,

    have been through various industries like computers to teaching. I am not feeling fulfilled at all. I do not want leave this Earth without having given my all to something. My late blooming interest has been for animal conservation and welfare but I am unsure as how to fulfill...
    mariefrancea mariefrancea
    41-45, F
    Jan 15, 2015

    My Purpose

    My purpose, Whatever it is, Want to find, So I can live, Enjoy life, To the full, And most of all, Be happy.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 26, 2012

    I'm Pretty Curious

    I can say, I really want to know, the reason, its drilling a big hole on my side. The many things that I survived started from my childhood, I believe there is something that I need to do in my life. Well I don't know what is it, what should be, maybe I will know after that I did...
    VivienXX VivienXX
    26-30, T
    May 4, 2011

    A Shoe For A Logo?

    I was using the random group button because EP has been dead for about two hours. I wanted to shake it up a bit. So I came across this group and was like... shoe? But really, I do want to find my purpose in life. I am certain at this point that one's purpose will change from...
    Allergic Allergic
    22-25, F
    7 Responses May 22, 2011


    Most of my life I spent searching for meaning and purpose for my life. Little did I know, it was always there just waiting to learn and grow. My purpose is to Love the Lord my God with all my heart and to Love my neighbor as myseflf. It's not all that complicated anymore. I keep...
    darleen darleen
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Apr 11, 2009

    Unsure of My Purpose In Life

    I am not religious, seldom go to church, but I have a daughter whom is religious. She ask me today, mom do you know your pupose in life? She informed me that I really need to know this. I rushed her off the phone because I was going into the bank and she had company visiting her...
    fredricks98 fredricks98
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2009
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