What impacted you the most

  • “The explanation of what a life purpose is and how to identify the reason I am here. It helped me realize God made me with intent.”
  • “I was able to think about what God’s plan is for me and tried to think about my life purpose.”
  • “It helped me learn the difference between career and purpose.”
  • “It helped me know the difference between a calling and my life purpose and focusing on that.”
  • “The clarity between your life purpose and your career.”
  • “It has really clarified what I am here for.”
  • “All of the questions about myself and my gifts [in the handouts] helped push me and direct me toward my purpose.”
  • “I learned about my life purpose and I know now that there’s a difference between purpose and career.”
  • “I became able to find my life purpose and start focusing on how I can accomplish it.”
  • “To find what my life purpose is.”
  • “Finding my life purpose.”
  • “Sorting out misconceptions and giving me motivation to seek out my life purpose.”
  • “It helped me find clarity about my life purpose.”
  • “It helped me discover my life purpose. It also helped me realize my career was not my life purpose.”

How the life purpose profile tool helped


How did the Life Purpose Profile help you clarify the relationship between your Life Purpose and your “inside” (your personality/natural gifts), “outside” (life experiences), and “above” (spiritual gifts, calling, and ministerial offices)?


  • “I now understand that my ‘gifts’ or ‘calling’ don’t determine my purpose, but complement it. They all go together and every part of me was made for a reason.”
  • “Since I am still trying to find my life purpose through this class it made me think of a few.”
  • “It helped me have a clearer understanding.”
  • “Realizing that my career isn’t my life purpose; it has helped me connect my gifts and talents to my purpose.”
  • “It makes me rethink what my life purpose should be and if I am on the right path.”
  • “After explaining it in a way that I can understand I can begin to grasp what they are.”
  • “This has showed me how everything works to complement each other – the inside, the outside and above – all enhance and bring a platform to share.”
  • “I can use my ‘inside, outside and above’ to go toward my purpose.”
  • “It helped me to figure out what my gifts are and how those gifts are not my life purpose.”
  • “That they all are part of each other to live out your purpose.”
  • “My motivational and spiritual gifts go together and go with my personality.”
  • “It gave me a fantastic visual in how they all link together.”
  • “I had some ideas but it helped me find it. The question about me in Jesus’ shoes helped me the most.”
  • “It really made more things clear that I already had ideas about.”