Category Archives: Compassion

A Compassionate Poem Of Perspective On The Bus Ministry by Mike Doucet

Some see a fight, a push and a shove. I see a desperate cry for love. Some see a brat who acts so bad. I see a boy who’s never met his dad. Some see the messes and the trouble … Continue reading

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6 Ways That The Resurrection Revealed Christ’s Compassion

When most people imagine their death, that is, if they ever allow themselves to imagine their death, I would doubt that many people would imagine actually using their death for a purpose. In studying the connection between the Christ’s death … Continue reading

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How can I ever hope to care for people like God does? – Isaiah 49:15 – Part 2 of 2

In the first part of this post we saw that God uses an incredible comparison to help us understand Him to a small degree. He does so because the more we understand His compassion for people, the greater our desire to … Continue reading

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How can I ever hope to care for people like God does? – Isaiah 49:15 – Part 1 of 2

A farm boy got a white football for Christmas. He played with it awhile and then kicked it into the neighbor’s yard. The old rooster ran out, looked at it, and called the hens to see it. “Now look here,” … Continue reading

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How Can We Have Compassion On Christ? Matthew 25:31-46 – Part 2 of 2

As we continue our study of Matthew 25:31-46, we realize that if we follow the principle of treating “the least of these” with compassion, we can receive the same commendation from Christ: “ye have done it unto me.” Let me give you … Continue reading

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How Can We Have Compassion On Christ? Matthew 25:31-46 – Part 1 of 2

We are working our way through all the mentions of compassion in the Bible and the passage we’re studying today is Matthew 25:31-46. It is prophetic in its dealing with the way that different nations will have treated God’s people, … Continue reading

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Does God Even Want Me Back? Jeremiah 3 (Part 2 of 2)

Jeremiah 3 gives us an unusual story about the history of Israel. You really need to read the whole chapter to get the full impact. Five different verses in Jeremiah 3 refer to sin or backsliding and they all invite … Continue reading

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