Last night, a friend of mine asked me in a joking sort of way the following question: “does anyone really know what they want?” Being the over-thinker that I am, I realized that this question is actually rather profound. The passions and desires that we define as wants indicate that we experience a lack of something good. We often define these good things for ourselves, but so often we settle for less than what is best. Ultimately, God is the fulfillment of our every want. Every desire we have is an expression of our need for Him. “The Lord is my Shepherd; I shall not want…”

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