We Go On: Finding Purpose in All of Life's Sorrows and Joys

We Go On: Finding Purpose in All of Life's Sorrows and Joys

by John Onwuchekwa
We Go On: Finding Purpose in All of Life's Sorrows and Joys

We Go On: Finding Purpose in All of Life's Sorrows and Joys

by John Onwuchekwa


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Do you often ask the question "What is my purpose in life?" Rich with black-and-white photography, powerful stories, and life-changing reflections from the book of Ecclesiastes, We Go On, by pastor and entrepreneur John Onwuchekwa calls you to find the true answer to the question: Why am I here?

In a world that encourages us to find meaning in temporary things, we long to know that who we are makes a difference after we're gone. This hope-filled exploration of this biblical book of wisdom turns our attention to what our true purpose is and how to let that purpose shape our relationships, career, and life choices. Along with biblical insights, John Onwuchekwa weaves together meaningful challenges that even from difficult beginnings, we can continue to trust God's path.

In this book, you'll discover a more meaningful, fulfilling life as you explore themes such as:

  • work, wealth, and power
  • sexuality, social relationships, and justice
  • religion and family

Inspiring black-and-white photography paired with a modern cover make this a perfect gift to give to men and women for holidays, graduations, birthdays, new jobs, or to anyone seeking a deeper relationship with God. We Go On will help men and women:

  • experience deeper peace in a changing world
  • see biblical imagery in a fresh way
  • persevere through difficult circumstances
  • find new motivation for living with intention

This unique book reminds you that deeper purpose is available as you look beyond your circumstances and find meaning in the God who never changes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780310460114
Publisher: Zondervan
Publication date: 01/11/2022
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 398,930
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

John Onwuchekwa is the lead pastor of Cornerstone Church, a church in one of Atlanta’s oldest inner-city neighborhoods, and he currently serves as a council associate for the Gospel Coalition. John frequently speaks at colleges, conferences, and churches across the country and internationally. He has spoken at Bethlehem College and Seminary Conference (formerly Desiring God Pastors Conference), the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors Conference, Together for the Gospel (T4 G), 9 Marks Pastors Conference, as well as several Gospel Coalition and Reach Records events. John holds a master’s in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary, and he has been married for ten years and are parents to their beloved baby girl.

John’s latest project, Portrait Coffee, is a new coffee shop established to empower and equip Atlanta natives and residents with genuine career and life opportunities in the world of coffee. The mission of Portrait is to reframe the opportunities within the coffee industry to include black-owned businesses. They have been featured on Good Morning America and collaborated with Folgers

Table of Contents

Introduction: confessions vii

Chapter 1 Teach me 1

Chapter 2 Daydream 15

Chapter 3 It's about time 31

Chapter 4 What's goin' on? 45

Chapter 5 The miseducation of John onwuchekwa 61

Chapter 6 Can't get enough 75

Chapter 7 Run the jewels 89

Chapter 8 Unfinished business 103

Chapter 9 One day it'll make sense 119

Chapter 10 Things fall apart 135

Chapter 11 Share my world 149

Chapter 12 Life after death 165

Conclusion: where do we go from here? 181

Reflections 185

Notes 188

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