Tag Archives: compassion

Matthew 20: 29-34 Opening Eyes on the Way to Jerusalem

Matthew 20: 29-34 Parallel Mark 10: 46-52; Luke 18: 35-43 29 As they were leaving Jericho, a large crowd followed him. 30 There were two blind men sitting by the roadside. When they heard that Jesus was passing by, they … Continue reading

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Psalm 41 The One Who Cares for the Poor

  Psalm 41 <To the leader. A Psalm of David.> 1 Happy are those who consider the poor; the LORD delivers them in the day of trouble. 2 The LORD protects them and keeps them alive; they are called happy … Continue reading

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Soft Hearted

We enter into a world full of broken people and shattered stories Am I my brother’s keeper? Who is my neighbor and who can I ignore? Can’t I just send the crowds away with their insatiable appetite and needs? Or … Continue reading

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The Givers

There are those people who are born with an innate sense of compassion Whose oversized hearts sometimes lead again and again to painful paths Where they enter into another’s life and struggles and bear their burdens But in those moments … Continue reading

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