Tag Archives: Compassion

Jesus’ Evangelism Is More than Words

If you’ve spent any time in church, at church retreats, or among people who go to church or church retreats, you’ve heard this passage: Then [Jesus] said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask … Continue reading

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It’s OK to Like Yourself

The Lord is good to all;     he has compassion on all he has made. (Psalm 145:9.) ***  

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African Activists Generate Warmth for Needy Norwegians

[From the archives] *** Have you seen this parody of music fundraiser videos? It’s funny and clever and wise all at once: Brrr, Norway! We are called to comfort others with compassion, to coming alongside others as God comes alongside … Continue reading

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20 Ways That Dave Ramsey’s Blog Turned My Stomach Today

I found this through a tweet from my friend Rachel Stone: Dave Ramsey posted a list of things rich people supposedly do while poor people do not. I’ll give you just a sample from the list, along with my thoughts on … Continue reading

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Africa for Norway – getting compassion down cold!

Have you seen this parody of music fundraiser videos such as Live-Aid? It’s funny and clever and wise all at once: We are called to comfort others with compassion, to coming alongside others as God comes alongside us. (2 Cor. … Continue reading

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Sunday School: a lesson in weakness

Here’s a little classroom exercise for whoever wants to earn extra credit (plus, as an added bonus, the top answer will receive 10,000 interwebz). Compare and contrast the following quotes. You may work in groups. Compassion is not a sign … Continue reading

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