One of the greatest challenges in life is discovering one’s purpose. Once a child is born, he begins to grow to figure out where and what he would be later in life. For many, it’s quite challenging and of course a daunting task it is especially at age 20, 30 and 40. The fear of not discovering one’s purpose in life at these stages stares at one in the face bringing about fear of the future and the unknown.
As a result of this dimming stage in life, many people are left to believe that greatness does not belong to them, and that they are not worth being alive, but the good news is that you’re destined for greatness. You have been wired to be great in life.
Let us examine how great you can become in life with just discovering your true self and great potential deposits you have in you.
Trust that you really do have a higher purpose
Just because you have not discovered your purpose in life just yet, doesn’t mean you won’t at the end of the day! Don’t work yourself up. Instead, see every challenge as an opportunity to figure out what works and what doesn’t work. Know that some of the most purpose-filled people are those who have reinvented themselves over and over again. Use challenges as stepping stones to ascend higher heights.
Listen to your inner knowing
If you really want to find your purpose in life, you must begin with knowing what you feel inside, it’s basically an inside job to do. Allow some solitary moments and soul searching adventures that is without distraction, with this you can connect with yourself in a way that really works. Give yourself to meditation, read, write your feelings down, your strength, weaknesses, interests and dislikes. Ask yourself questions and try to find answers to them, if possible ask other people and sample their opinions.
Take action, every day!
As you follow the second step above, you begin to discover and develop your passions, values and goals, the next step is to work on aligning them with your actions. Be fully prepared to honor them as best you can, every single day of your life. Remember, you don’t need to start big, you can start small, even on a very small scale. Once you start taking inspired action, notice your journey to greatness is already in sight.
Remember: you can become whom and whatever you desire in life. You have been wired and destined to be great!