Your Mission, Your Purpose
For 25 years, Rabbi Simon Jacobson has advised people of all backgrounds on how to find purpose. The free resources on this page will help you to write your own personal mission statement.
P.O.P.P. is the Meaningful Life Center’s proprietary method for revealing your personal mission statement. It stands for: Personality, Opportunities, People & Places — the four criteria you’ll consider when assessing who you are. Start with the first article on this page, then dive deeper.
Do I Matter
Discover that by virtue of your very birth you are absolutely indispensable and irreplaceable. And everything you do matters now and forever. Change the way you see yourself.Read More
Daily Affirmation: I know what I need. But do I know what I am needed for?
Wherever you go and whatever you do, find ways to use your strengths, particularly to help other people. The daily affirmation, “I know what I need, but do I know what I am needed for?” will remind you to do so.Read More
Going from Survival Mode to Living Consciously
The trick to living consciously is to have an oasis in time to focus on your inner life, so that you can go back to your outer life with recharged batteries.
The Journey Begins
Creating a mission statement is vital to achieving your purpose. To find it one must look at their personality, opportunities, people, and places.Read More
Why Life Matters
If you feel that your life doesn’t matter much, then all your life choices and relationships don’t matter that much either. If your life is negligible then everything you do is also negligible.Read More
How to Feel That You Matter
When you know your personal mission statement, you can always return to it.Read More
How to Spiritually Charge Your Daily Routine
Spiritually charge up your daily quotidian, and turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.
Two Compelling Reasons to Find a Hobby
Hobbies can profoundly improve your productivity in all areas of life.Read More
Stress Response: What Men Can Learn from Women
Discover how to live a truly happy and meaningful life by using your divine gifts and wisdom to reach your highest potential.Read More
What It’s Like to Be Honest With Yourself
Learn tools how to uncover the shrouds that cloak the true you. Build up the courage to get to know your inner self in ways you never could have imagined.Read More