Mat 16: 26 For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?
Phili 3: 7 But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ. 8 Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ,
that Christ is mine and i am His
counting the rest of the stuff as dung and considering the surpassing value of knowing Christ is important to how Christ is to me.
what is my goal? Paul's ambition was Phili 3 14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.