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"What is the meaning of life?" is probably the most-asked philosophical question by humanity at large. Common answers include: happiness or flourishing; love; compassion; pleasure; reproduction; power; knowledge, understanding, or wisdom; and being blessed, or achieving union with God or the divine; or simply that there is no meaning to life. Philosophers, religious authorities, artists, scientists, and countless ordinary people have thought deeply about the question. In fact, the very concept has become such a cliché that it has often been parodied.
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Originally posted by dbrandt
I asked someone this on another thread. They didn't want to answer on that thread. I started this to get their answer and others answers.
Originally posted by jake1997
To serve God on earth doing my part in the Genesis command
To serve Jesus Christ doing my part in the Great commision
My purpose is not of this world. My purpose is to do what the creator of me, created me for.