“My soul thirsts for You, my flesh yearns for You, in a dry and weary land where there is no water” (Psalm 63:1).

The wisdom of the psalmist recognizes that this life lacks the resources to meet the deepest longings of the soul. To continually “drink in” the offerings of this world is to become more and more spiritually dehydrated. In fact, one of the most compelling philosophical arguments for the existence of the eternal is the inability of the temporal to bring any lasting satisfaction and fulfillment.

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