Why do you do what you do? I love asking that question. When I meet someone with an interesting career choice or an unusual amount of passion for what they do I love asking that individual’s why. There’s always a story. Why do you do what you do? Where does your passion come from? Colossians 3:23 says, “Whatever you do, work heartily or from the soul, as for the Lord and not for men,
… the verse goes on to echo what Colossians chapter 3 is all about: we know that the Lord is sovereign. Lasting soul motivation comes from knowing that the Lord is sovereign and that we get to serve Him. Do you want soulish passion for your job, what you’re studying, how you serve your family? Do it for the Lord.
Hannah Lynn hosts Moody Radio’s That’s Real and is an engineer for Karl and Crew mornings. She grew up as a homeschooler on a tree farm, plays the harp (ask her about harp camp), drives a Prius (don’t judge), and started a fashion blog while a student at Moody Bible Institute (yes, that’s possible). Hannah loves to tell people about Jesus—as a seven-year-old she witnessed to her ballet teacher, then she started a Young Life club while in high school. Now she mentors teens with her husband, John, who serves as a youth pastor.