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What Does Being Intentional Mean?

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What Does Being Intentional Mean?

Before we dive into the how-to section, it’s important to take a closer look at what it means to be more intentional and live a more purposeful and meaningful life. When you know what you’re aiming for, it becomes easier to reach your goal.

Realizing what being intentional means and what impact it can have on your life and that of your loved ones is also very motivating. This in turn will give you the energy and confidence to build new habits.

Ready to dive in and take a look at what being intentional means and how it will help you lead a happier and more fulfilled life? Let’s get going…

Being Intentional Means Taking Control

When we live day to day without intention and purpose, we let life pass us by. Even worse, we let the things and people around us control us. When we start to become more intentional in what we do, we take back that control. We become the masters of our destiny again and it’s a very empowering feeling.

It’s also one of the big reasons why living with intention increases self-confidence and happiness.
When you’re living more intentionally, you think about what you want to accomplish.

For example, you decide that you want a closer and more loving relationship with your spouse. That’s going to take effort and work. You take control, put in the work, and make it happen. This is how being intentional means taking control. You don’t just let life pass you by any more or complain about how your husband isn’t as loving and caring as in years past anymore.

Rev. Christy Johnson, Spiritual MidWife