Before the beginning of time, when you were just a dream, your
purpose had already been assigned by our loving God. Purposefully
created, and created for a purpose, you are here at this very moment
to become the-best-version-of-yourself—not to become some poor
imitation of your parents, your friends, your siblings, or your colleagues—
but to become perfectly yourself (cf. Psalm 139:13–18).
Life is not about doing and having; it is about becoming.
Could you have a better dream for your children than to want
them to become the-best-version-of-themselves? Could you have a
better dream for your spouse than to want him or her to become the best-
version-of-him-or-herself? It is the ultimate dream—and when