Serving God as a personal goal

Get closer to God and know your life’s purpose with complete clarity using these three spiritual goals

Serving God as a personal goal

Just like one sets goals in life to move forward, he/she should focus on the spiritual wellness and spiritual goals too. And the best way to ensure spiritual wellness lies in serving God as a personal goal. Wondering how to do it without an extensive list of spiritual goals? Even when one doesn’t have a spiritual goals list, here are three ways to serve God:

 

1. Develop faith – in Him and oneself

It’s important to have complete faith in Him. One should open his/her heart (and life) to God’s Word and see how it transforms him/her from the inside. To develop faith, a person should, read the Bible, meditate, and learn to seek and listen to God’s will.

2. Love others

Serving others is a powerful action that takes one closer to God. One should know and believe that all humans are His children and love others as if they are his/her brethren. After all, the greatest among faith, hope, and love is the last one. (1 Corinthians 13:13)

 

3. Obey the will and Word of God

Jesus Himself has said that all those who love Him should keep his commandments (John 14:15). This means one should obey His words of loving one another, and having faith, among others. At the same time, the person should listen to His words and/or plans for his/her life, and follow them with absolute devotion and faith to fulfill his/her life’s purpose. This way, he/she can make sure of serving God as a personal goal.

 

 

Call to action:

Do you know of any other way of serving God as your personal goal? If yes, let me know in the comments section below. To take the conversation forward, you can reach me on Facebook, Twitter and Goodreads. Make sure to take a look at my books She Is a Pearl of Great Price and Oh, I Just Got It From the Top at https://helenbaffutobooks.com/.

 

 

References:

LDS. “Serving God through Personal Progress.” January, 2015. https://www.lds.org/new-era/2015/01/serving-god-through-personal-progress?lang=eng

Cachila, JB. “5 faith goals every Christian should have in 2018.” Christian Today, November 14, 2017. https://www.christiantoday.com/article/5-faith-goals-every-christian-should-have-in-2018/118588.htm

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