Saturday, August 06, 2011

Daily Thought: The Healing of Desire

"Christianity recognizes that we have desire gone mad within us. But it does not seek to rectify the problem by killing desire; rather, it seeks the healing of desire, just as it seeks the healing of every other part of our human being." ~ John Eldredge, The Journey of Desire, p. 46

2 comments:

Liane said...

Profound words. I enjoy John and his wife's writings.

Paul Steele said...

I do too. John Eldredge, through his writings and podcasts, certainly has become one of my spiritual mentors.

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