Tag Archives: compassion

People Are Who They Are and They Don’t Fit Into Perfect Little Boxes (People. Matter. 03.31.17)

There are two things that are especially true when it comes to people. First, every person is different in a thousand ways. Second, no one is perfect nor can they be if they tried. Our differences and our imperfections are … Continue reading

Look Out for Others (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/06/16)

We shouldn’t want to live in the kind of world where we don’t look out for the well-being of others. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Compassion (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/05/16)

There are some wounds that only compassion can heal. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

How Serving Results In Happiness (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 309)

“The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, … Continue reading

How to Know God Is Good (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 287)

Psalm 145:9 (NLT) The Lord is good to everyone. He showers compassion on all his creation. You know how some people tend to use a lot of salt on their food or sugar in their coffee — yours truly being … Continue reading

Why We Should Be Compassionate (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 271)

Luke 6:36 (NLT) You must be compassionate, just as your Father is compassionate. Jesus is the epitome of compassion and mercy. Each day we are alive is the perfect example of mercy being made evident in our lives. Sometimes, we … Continue reading

At Rock Bottom? Remember 3 More Things (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 266)

“It is not in the still calm of life, or the repose of a pacific station, that great characters are formed. The habits of a vigorous mind are formed in contending with difficulties.” — Abigail Adams The mountains are there … Continue reading

Life Is About Love (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 216)

Mark 6:34a (NLT) When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them… One of the main tests of spiritual maturity is how much love and compassion you extend to other people. It really isn’t about how … Continue reading

Free Space (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/03/16)

Prayer: Make Us the Change

7 Ways To Be Strong

Being strong is not about physical toughness. For everyday people, it’s about the toughness we have on the inside. Nearly everyday we are faced with decisions and circumstances that, if we allow them to, can break us or make us … Continue reading

14 Things To Take With You In 2014

At the beginning of 2013, I wrote an article titled “13 Things To Take With You In 2013.” As we celebrate and make new resolutions for a new year, there are some practical things we should keep in our hearts … Continue reading

The Way You Do It

Francis Gay tells the following story in “The Friendship Book”: “As the bus slowed down at the crowded bus stop, the Pakistani bus conductor leaned from the platform and called out, ‘Six only!’ The bus stopped. He counted on six … Continue reading

13 Things To Take With You In 2013

There are probably tons of things you would like to do, or change, or do over, or create, or clean, or whatever in the new year. In less than 24 hours now, we will be there – there saying goodbye … Continue reading