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"We are Grand Canyons without a bottom, longing for completion, for perfect communion with another that we will not experience this side of heaven." Ronald Rolheiser
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Living within a biblical view of sexuality involves affirming that we are drawn toward intimate relationships while choosing to engage with others in ways that are life-giving. In Holy Longing I explore three questions related to this view:
Watch the Wingsuit video. Some engage whole-heartedly in the freedom the single life offers, illustrated by these extreme sporters flying along the cliffs of the Norwegian fjords.
Text from Augustine's Confessions quoted in this message.
"We were under great pressure, far beyond our ability to endure, so that we despaired of life itself. Indeed, we felt we had received the sentence of death. But this happened that we might not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead. He has delivered us … and he will deliver us again. On him we have set our hope that he will continue to deliver us, as you help us by your prayers." 2 Corinthians 1:9b-11a
Het goede loslaten voor het betere
Het goede kan de vijand worden van het betere, schrijft Oswald Chambers in zijn bekende dagboek Geheel voor Hem. Dit heb ik het afgelopen jaar sterk ervaren. …
Letting go of the good for what is better
‘What is good can become the enemy of the better’, writes Oswald Chambers in his famous devotional book, My Utmost for His Highest. I have experienced …