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Isaiah 41:13 For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.
We’ve been discussing how to live a life of purpose by finding and focusing on your passion and discovering and stating your strengths. The next thing we need to cover has to do with all of those things (little or large) that get in our way and keep us from pursuing our passions even when we know our strengths.
Overcoming obstacles can seem daunting. The things that hold us back can vary:
3. fear of failure
5. emotional support
What has kept you from pursuing your dreams? For me, my obstacles have been a nice combination of all of the above but most specifically number four. Only when I finally found security in the knowledge that I am Christ’s child and how much I am loved did I have the courage to pursue my own.
For this part of our 4-part series, Living a Life of Purpose, I want you to think about all that’s holding you back. Use this FREE printable to brainstorm and write out not only your passion but what obstacles are holding you back. We’ll use this again, along with the printables from the other posts in the series. Check them out below:
- Finding and Focusing on Your Passion
- Stating Your Strengths
- What’s Holding You Back? | Overcoming Obstacles
- Moving Forward
If you missed the free printable link up there, here it is again – Overcoming Obstacles Free Printable.