Sowers Seed Ministries
Greg Walz, Director
4752 Nameoki Road - Granite City IL   62040
(618) 973-3585 - mail@sowersseed.org
Sowers Seed Ministries
Planting God's Word On The Campus Of SIU Edwardsville
MOTIVES - WHY DO I DO THE THINGS I DO?

People are complex. There is behavior that we see
and motives that we don't. Behind the "what we do"
of our lives is the "why we do it."

Edward T. Welch challenges us to peer more closely
into the "why." He insightfully reveals that, according
to God's Word, the heart is the source of all human
motivation. Our hearts contain motives such as
pleasure, happiness, meaning, power, comfort,
control, success, peace, freedom, reputation,
respect, love/intimacy. Welch encourages us to ask
questions to discover some of our deeper motives:

•What do you hope for, want, crave?
•What do you fear? What do you worry about?
•When do you say, "If only . . ."