What Everyone Wants
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We Are Created With A God-shaped Hole Inside Us
Psychologists tell us that every human being is born with three crucial needs for -
• SECURITY (to be loved unconditionally)
• SELF-WORTH (to feel valued as a person)
• SIGNIFICANCE (to have a sense of meaning to my life)
These three crucial needs are no accident of evolution or genetics. God created us so these needs can only be fully met in a relationship with him.
God has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the hearts of mankind; yet they cannot fathom what God has done from beginning to end. ECCLESIASTES 3:11
Rumours Of Another World
CS Lewis, commenting on this universal human desire for something, or someone, to fill the aching void we feel in our hearts wrote:
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For more on this topic, go to SEPARATION ANXIETY & OUR LONGING FOR INTIMACY.