Intention brings much energy into the moment. Unfortunately, frequently the intention is generated through egoic or self-centered, self-serving processes. So this is why the intention of the awake mind must gradually move into alignment with the purpose and intention of the soul and the expression of that purpose in the material world.
2015-236 There are those who identify with a spiritual lineage, like a guru, or with a tradition, like a church or a sect. All of these forms of identification have to be worked through by every individual, and for those who are on the highest or the ultimate path, there is a point when all of those ways of identification drop away.