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Compassion

Compassion is the desire to ease the suffering and pain of others. Jesus shows compassion by healing, kindness, and dying for those he loves. 

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Bible Teachings on Compassion

How long do we get to mourn? Depends on who you ask.

Many psychologists like to talk about -- and try to get rid of -- patients' guilt feelings. They seem to assume that the feeling is the problem. If...

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- AIDS -- is the leading cause of death among Americans under age 44. First discovered in the U.S. in 1981, there...

Questions about Compassion

There will always be people who love their fellow man, people of good will who want to live in peace.

I believe it is entirely proper for a person to will selected organs, such as the cornea of the eyes, to a donor organ bank for use in organ...

Intercession is prayer that pleads with God for your needs and the needs of others. But it is also much more than that. Intercession involves taking...

An evil exists that we all too easily become part of when we plant seeds of hatred, greed, and judgment. It happens quite unconsciously.

Loving other people doesn't mean being "in love" with everyone. "Warm-fuzzy" love is easy -- until the emotion starts to fade, that is. But the human...

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Devotions about Compassion

Every time I ventured out to feed my little herd of kitties, I’d get ambushed by a mob of bellowing hungry balls of fur. 

The Christmas season is a time we remember those in need. Acts of giving show the world the image of God imprinted on our souls.  

Father God loves us deeply, regardless of our response, actions, or attitudes.

Does the content of my life letter have what others are craving—love, acceptance, and spiritual balm to heal injured souls? 

I wanted to present this man with our best offering, so he would experience the powerful love of Jesus.

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Videos about Compassion

After 10 years of trying to have a baby, Scott and Renee turned to foster care and adoption. Now they encourage others to do the same.

Author Sarah Beckman shares how to both give and receive help when you or a loved one is going through a crisis.

Art dealer Ron Hall shares how his life changed when his wife befriended a homeless man. He also discusses the new movie based off his book, Same...

Author Jenna Quinn shares her story of suffering child sexual assault, and how she works to prevent child abuse.

Founder of Amazima Ministries, Katie Davis Majors, discusses why she moved to Uganda and adopted 13 girls.

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Articles on Compassion

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Golden Rule "Othering"

When we give an account for our own lives, bowed before God, we are in a place of humility. When we judge others, we forget we are not God, and we...

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Othering: The Gift of One-Anothering

One test of a true Christ-follower is whether or not they think menial jobs are beneath them.

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Love "Othering"

We are to love others as Jesus loved us—sacrificially. How will you do that?

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Encourage One Another

It’s so easy to get down on how selfish we’ve become as a society, that we lose sight of the ones who are others-focused.

The sense of total loss after hurricanes Harvey and Irma was evident not only in the expanse of destruction, but also in the aching hearts of the...

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