We Were Not Meant to Be Satisfied Here

A year ago, in a post on this blog, I wrote something that struck me as quite profound this morning: Ultimately, anything claiming to be “good news” is going to promise similar things. I hadn't read the post since I had written it, but something about the way I phrased that hit me like a … Continue reading We Were Not Meant to Be Satisfied Here

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We Are Joy Seekers, Pt. 1: Looking in the Wrong Direction for What Satisfies Most

I've learned something over and over this year that Blaise Pascal explains quite succinctly: "All men seek happiness. This is without exception...This is the motive of every action of every man, even of those who hang themselves."* We're all looking for happiness in something. We look for satisfaction. We look for joy. We look for … Continue reading We Are Joy Seekers, Pt. 1: Looking in the Wrong Direction for What Satisfies Most