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Purpose Driven Life

Chasing a Dream? 4 Reasons You Better Run in Work Boots

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

In 2014, I released an indie book, "Purple People Leader." While the message (leading without bias) is hugely important to me, I actually published...

The Purpose-Driven Life? No Thanks!

Brook Ziporyn | Posted 11.30.2015 | Religion
Brook Ziporyn

A lot of people these last few thousand years seem to be obsessed with something called "purpose" --especially with people having a purpose, actions having a purpose, life having a purpose.

What Is the Meaning of Life for You?

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 10.28.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Gleb Tsipursky

(image credit) This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach th...

Invoking Camus to Live

Michael Shammas | Posted 07.15.2015 | Books
Michael Shammas

In just two words of five syllables, medieval man brewed a bitter antidote to all from melancholy and regret to hubris and ostentation: memento mori.

Are You Purpose or Money Driven?

Shelley Davidescu | Posted 05.12.2015 | Business
Shelley Davidescu

Is it just me or do you also notice that every entrepreneur has one thing in common? Business comes first. Before everything else including health.

The Overachiever's Guide to Junior Year

Larry P. Thomas | Posted 10.26.2014 | College
Larry P. Thomas

Identify a second faculty mentor for research. Meet at least once a semester with both of your faculty mentors to explore research opportunities, including paid summer experiences. Also, if you plan on applying to graduate school, request letters of recommendation.

Are You Chasing the Right Prize?

Carl Phillips | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Carl Phillips

Our prizes are not always so clearly defined and can get blurred. We've lost sight of our goals, what drives us and ultimately what success for us will look like. We've just entered a state of routine where we do what we do because we think that's what we have to do!

WATCH: Are You Thriving... Or Just Surviving?

OWN | Posted 02.27.2013 | OWN

Pastor Rick Warren, author of the New York Times bestseller The Purpose Driven Life, believes that everyone lives at three levels in life: survival, s...

WATCH: Former Hostage Ashley Smith On The Book That Changed Her Life

OWN | Posted 02.25.2013 | OWN

In 2005, a man named Brian Nichols -- on trial for rape -- escaped an Atlanta courthouse and, after murdering four people, forced his way into single ...

WATCH: Pastor Rick Warren On Living The Good Life

OWN | Posted 02.23.2013 | OWN

According to Pastor Rick Warren -- bestselling author of The Purpose Driven Life -- everybody lives at one of three levels in life: survival, success ...

WATCH: Rick Warren On Fulfilling Your Purpose

OWN | Posted 02.20.2013 | OWN

After reading tens of thousands of letters and talking to people over the last 10 years, Pastor Rick Warren -- bestselling author of The Purpose Drive...

WATCH: The Relationship Sin We All Commit

OWN | Posted 01.12.2013 | OWN

In an upcoming episode of "Oprah's Lifeclass," Pastor Rick Warren, author of the bestselling book The Purpose Driven Life, tells Oprah and the audienc...

It's Not the End of the World (Yet!)

Naftali Brawer | Posted 02.20.2013 | Media
Naftali Brawer

The problem is not that we have limited time. It is that we don't appreciate how limited it really is. What the Psalmist is trying to say is that if only we had the sense to count our days we would live rich, wisdom-filled, purpose driven lives.

Jaweed Kaleem

Megachurch Pastor Rick Warren: Obama Has 'Infringed' Upon Religious Freedom

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 11.28.2012 | Religion

Saddleback Church founder and author Rick Warren, who once praised President Barack Obama's "courage" for inviting the conservative pastor to give the...

JOIN Rick Warren On HuffPost Live!

Posted 11.28.2012 | Religion

For the past 10 years Rick Warren has been one of America's most influential evangelical pastors. In 2008, Rev. Warren hosted Senator John McCain and...

Finding Purpose in Small Business Week

Nelson Davis | Posted 07.26.2011 | Business
Nelson Davis

Your purpose not only helps define what you do, it also helps you separate the wheat from the chaff. Decide what really counts and do that as much as you can.

A Note To The Pope: Thanks, But I Do Have Meaning In Life

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
G. Elijah Dann

Whether we can have meaning and purpose in life really isn't a religious/secular debate. All reflective people can find important and meanings and purposes.

Purpose Driven Life Author Rick Warren's Next Book Delayed Indefinitely

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In a press release today, Zondervan, a HarperCollins company, announced the release of Rick Warren's book, "The Hope You Need: From the Lord's Prayer"...

Confused About Your Purpose in Life? It's Simple.

Fawn Germer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Fawn Germer

It doesn't matter what you do for your job or where you are living or where you think you rank in society. What matters is what you do today to live and enjoy your life.

Winning Wallets of Christian Consumers

Suzette Standring | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzette Standring

Christian buying power can change business for the better. Integrity, excellent products and wholesome advertising beget loyalty from a demographic that spends $1.5 trillion annually.

Star of Your Own Life

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

Playwrights, directors and actors create whole worlds with words, some lights and a few pieces of cloth. Everyone can be a star in their own lives!

The New Era Of Purpose

Roy Spence and Haley Rushing | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Roy Spence and Haley Rushing

Business leaders today need to get over the belief that principles and profit can't exist in harmony with one another.

Is Rick Warren Beyond The Pale?

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

While I understand the anger from the gay-rights community over the Warren issue, I myself am waiting to see some solid results from Obama before judging him.