What is the purpose?

The purpose of our lives is to love God and love people.

No question in life is more daunting than the notion of “why?” Why am I doing what I’m doing? Why does this matter? Quite simply, “what is the purpose?” This innate curiosity remains the most important question we can ever hope to answer about our lives. Why work? Why raise a family? Why go to church? To understand any of these questions, let alone the nature of God and man, we first need to understand the why, the very purpose, for our lives.

Scripture Memory Verses: Matthew 22:35-40, Deuteronomy 6:4-9

Jesus Curriculum Resource: “What is the purpose?” Teaching Guide

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Lesson 1: What is the purpose?

The purpose of our lives is to love God and love people.

Lesson 2: What is the gospel?

The Gospel is a Person, and His Name is Jesus.

Lesson 3: What is the work?

The work of God is to believe in Jesus.

Lesson 4: What is the ministry?

The primary ministry of a follower of Jesus is reconciliation.

Lesson 5: What is the church?

The church is the body of Jesus Christ.

Lesson 6: What is the method of leadership?

The method of leadership is to serve with and through Jesus.

Lesson 7: What is the kingdom?

The kingdom of God is the rule and reign of King Jesus that begins in our hearts.