Black People : Purpose

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  1. We

    We Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Life is an important function. It was given for the purpose of expression. The flower expresses itself through the beauty of its bloom. The vine expresses itself through its rambling search in settling its own peculiar nature. The tree expresses itself in its smiling green leaves, shaking branches and sometimes hanging fruit. The lark expresses itself in its laughter and song. The river expresses itself in its gentle meandering unto the sea and man expreses himself according to the idealistic visions of his nature. There is a scope for each life. Let yours find its scope and fully express itself.

    Man should have a purpose and that purpose he should always keep in view, with the hope of achieving it in the fullest satisfaction to himself. Be not aimless, drifting and floating with the tide that doesn't go your way. To find your purpose, you must search yourself and with the knowledge of what is good and what is bad, select your course, steering towards the particular object of your dream or desire.

    Never enter upon life's journey without a program. Simpleton as you may be, you can have a program. No ship ever reaches port without a positive destination beforehand, otherwise it will drift on the mighty ocean to be overtaken by the storm or the ill wind that blows. The sensible captain goes to sea with a chart to map out his course so as to reach his harbor of safety. Your program is your chart through life. Everything you do, do it by method. Nothing succeeds continuously or repeatedly by chance.

    Marcus Mosiah Garvey
    Message to the People: The Course of African Philosophy


    My question to you: What is your purpose?


    Seek!
     
  2. soblessed

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    Hmmmm
    This is a good question.
    I am thinking, What is your purpose?
     
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    soblessed Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    I am really surprised no one has responded to this thread.
    So I will reply first..
    I believe my purpose in life is to help others by sharing my story....
    This is all I got for now....
     
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    We Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    *BUMPED*
     
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    I don't think men and women can fully understand or explain their own purpose because this comes from the Father, and He doesn't always share all of His mysteries.

    So, what we may think to be our purpose might not be the full of it. I believe, at least, part of mine is to be a helping to my brothers and sisters where I can be.
     
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