• When you were young, what did you want to be when you grew up?

  • Is having a purpose important?

  • While life isn't always exactly what we want, do you think some part of your life is currently living out your purpose? Why or why not?



  • Share your observations about the clips.

  • Did it prompt any thoughts or feelings associated with your own purpose?


As believers, we can see that God has a purpose and a plan for the world and each one of us.

In Gene's weekend message, he talked about how our purpose comes from knowing God. What do you think? What other things from his message stood out to you?

Read any or all of the verses below. Talk about how you see them speak to the theme of purpose. Consider how they relate to you and God’s purpose for your life.

1.  Matthew 4:18-20

2.  Mark 8:34-35

3.  Ephesians 2:4-10

4.  Psalm 139:13-16


What are your takeaways?

How will our discussion today apply to you tomorrow?