There’s clearly more to life than we can verify with our own senses. There are significant experiences that can’t be observed or recreated, and that leave no physical evidence, even though people will tell you they are among the most important, empowering experiences they’ve ever had. Without them, life would be dull and void of meaning.
Have you ever thrilled to the words of a song or poem? Have you ever found your feelings perfectly expressed in a piece of music, even though you couldn’t put them into words? Do you remember what it’s like to look up at the night sky and see a glittering canopy of stars overhead? Have you ever felt truly forgiven? Or redeemed? Or loved?