“Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart” (Psalm 37:4). When we earnestly seek God, He will awaken in us “sanctified desires” which conform to His will and give us great joy. We must be careful not to misinterpret this verse—spiritual intimacy should not be used as a means to arm-twist God for our selfish desires.
The Lord is near to all who call on him,
The above passages in the Psalms is in keeping with The Westminster Shorter Catechism: “The chief end of man is to glorify God and enjoy Him forever.”
– C.S. Lewis.