I get this question all the time. “How do I find my purpose?” Some people find their purpose in a fight. In a mission. In a cause… Brandon explained that the people who join these radical groups, or any group, were probably suffering in life. And they wanted to fill a hole. They wanted what any human wants: a feeling of belonging. That’s the powerful force pulling them in.
Detach from a need for “peace” at all costs. Detach from the need to be liked, understood and approved of. It is through addressing those childhood fears that we can dissolve the paralysis we may feel in the face of so many current challenges.