“Did Jesus come to earth and fulfill his potential?” my boss asks, and I stare blankly in return.
“No,” he smiled, answering his own question, “He came to fulfill his purpose. When God reveals his purpose for you, and you go after it, nothing can stop you. You can spend your whole life exhausting yourself trying to live up to your potential. But it’s not about potential- it’s about purpose.”
From a woman who often makes things more complicated than they need to be,
Book to Read When You’re Just Done: Voyage of the Dawn Treader, CS Lewis