Let’s be compassionate to the people God puts in our paths today!


Let’s feel love for them. Let’s fell kindness for them. Let’s be responsive to their situation and needs. Let’s be tender hearted towards them. It is interesting how God gives us such a commandment of how to live life as we find in Luke 6:36 which says: “So be merciful (sympathetic, tender, responsive, and compassionate) … Continue reading Let’s be compassionate to the people God puts in our paths today!

Compassion…


Are you compassionate? Do show compassion to others? Do you show compassion for others? How do you show compassion in your life? Compassion means: “sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others”. Synonyms:pity · sympathy · feeling · fellow feeling · empathy · understanding · care · concern · solicitude · solicitousness … Continue reading Compassion…

Do you have enough compassion to make it right?


Do you realize it will cost you something? Do you realize that you have already been given what is required? Do you realize it means you have to be willing to do something? We need to go beyond being hearers of the Word to becoming doers of the Word. Will you pick up the call … Continue reading Do you have enough compassion to make it right?

How will you demonstrate compassion today?


Will you look up at people, engage, encounter people right where they are at? Will you look in and ask God to show you what you need to do? Will you look out and consider what has God put in my hands to do today? Do you see people who need a cup of cold … Continue reading How will you demonstrate compassion today?

Compassion…what does it mean to you?


Ever heard of any compassion ministries? Ever heard of Convoy of Hope? Ever heard of Compassion International? Ever heard of World Vision? Ever heard of Child Hope? Ever heard the story of why they do what they do? Ever looked up what compassion’s definition is? Sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of … Continue reading Compassion…what does it mean to you?

CHIUNE SUGIHARA, COMPASSION FOR JEWISH REFUGEES…(The Bible’s Impact on Law & Order) [Oct 18]


Ever felt lonely in the midst of a crowd? Ever felt sad amongst friends? Do you know where to go? Do you know what to do? Do you know where to turn? Do you know how to find comfort? Do you know how to find saving grace? Do you know how to live in sustaining … Continue reading CHIUNE SUGIHARA, COMPASSION FOR JEWISH REFUGEES…(The Bible’s Impact on Law & Order) [Oct 18]

Mercy, Compassion, Pity, Clemency


What comes to mind when you read these words? How about mercy? Mercy is compassion or forgiveness shown toward someone whom it is within one’s power to punish or harm. Compassion is sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others. Pity is the feeling of sorrow and compassion caused by the suffering and misfortunes of … Continue reading Mercy, Compassion, Pity, Clemency

Are you leading with compassion?


What is driving your leadership? How are you treating those who are following you? Are you showing concern for them and their lives? Are you more concerned with what they get done than who they are and what they are going through? Do you have the priorities set right? Are you leading with love? Are … Continue reading Are you leading with compassion?

Be compassionate for those who come into your life today!


Do you see what they are going through? Do you hear the pain in their voices? Do you see the need in their lives? Do you have compassion for them? Do you realize the difference between compassion and sympathy? They need your compassion! What do you have to offer? Be it Peter, or Jesus or … Continue reading Be compassionate for those who come into your life today!

Because of what I suffered, I am able to reach out to others who hurt with compassion.


Hebrews 2:10 10 For it was an act worthy [of God] and fitting [to the divine nature] that He, for Whose sake and by Whom all things have their existence, in bringing many sons into glory, should make the Pioneer of their salvation perfect [should bring to maturity the human experience necessary to be perfectly … Continue reading Because of what I suffered, I am able to reach out to others who hurt with compassion.

Are you judging others without knowing the full circumstance? What are you using as a measure? Do you offer compassion and forgiveness?


John 8:7 7 However, when they persisted with their question, He raised Himself up and said, Let him who is without sin among you be the first to throw a stone at her. This is a significant statement about judging others. Because Jesus upheld the legal penalty for adultery, stoning, he could not be accused … Continue reading Are you judging others without knowing the full circumstance? What are you using as a measure? Do you offer compassion and forgiveness?

Jesus is a loving, caring, and feeling. When you suffer, remember that He hurts with you. He has compassion on you.


Matthew 14:14 14 When He went ashore and saw a great throng of people, He had compassion (pity and deep sympathy) for them and cured their sick. Jesus performed some miracles as signs of his identity. He used other miracles to teach important truths. But here we read that he healed people because he "had … Continue reading Jesus is a loving, caring, and feeling. When you suffer, remember that He hurts with you. He has compassion on you.

God is watching over you today with compassion. He sees what we are going through. He is love, there is no darkness in Him.


Job 7:18 20  If I have sinned, what [harm] have I done You, O You Watcher and Keeper of men? Why have You set me as a mark for You, so that I am a burden to myself [and You]? Job referred to God as a watcher or observer of humanity. He was expressing the … Continue reading God is watching over you today with compassion. He sees what we are going through. He is love, there is no darkness in Him.

THRIVE: Workweek starts in 3…2…1…


Yesterday was a fun day getting to get up on stage with an incredible team of people to be commissioned for camps this summer. Yesterday was a fun day getting to spend time with the family with a great meal and time together to celebrate father’s day. Yesterday was a great day too as I … Continue reading THRIVE: Workweek starts in 3…2…1…

THRIVE: Happy Father’s Day!


As the day begins and I consider all that today means there are so many things. Today is commissioning day where the team and I will be prayed for in preparation for the camps this summer. Today is a Sunday and so I will get to hear the preaching of the Word of God. Today … Continue reading THRIVE: Happy Father’s Day!

THRIVE: How will you get over the hump today?


When the launch ramp is shorter because of a long weekend, does that impact what it will take to get over the hump? When a new month begins, does that impact what it will take to get over the hump? When you see the pile of work to get done, does that impact what it … Continue reading THRIVE: How will you get over the hump today?

THRIVE: Are you ready to live as salt and light in this dark world?


Are you ready to be the person who is meek, living life humbly with strength? Are you ready to be the person who is hungering and thrusting for righteousness with truth and justice? Are you ready to be the person who shows and gives mercy and grace by showing compassion and kindness without judgment by … Continue reading THRIVE: Are you ready to live as salt and light in this dark world?

THRIVE: A New Chapter Begins…


As I prepare for this day and think of the week that is about to begin I am excited by the opportunity to join a new team of people and work on some exciting new tech. The part of the team I met before accepting to join was incredible and I look forward to working … Continue reading THRIVE: A New Chapter Begins…

THRIVE: What will it look like when it seems like everything is against you?


Ever woke up after staying up too late because your mind was racing? Ever woke up before your alarm even though you didn’t get your normal amount of rest? Ever woke up feeling awake and filled with ideas to address the issues that surfaced the day before? Ever woke up feeling like your hands were … Continue reading THRIVE: What will it look like when it seems like everything is against you?

THRIVE: Workweek #2 begins – Lots to do with all the change that is taking place…


With a new year there is always a lot of things to wrap up from the previous year but this year on top of the normal year-end review type things I am faced with some major changes coming down the pipe. As part of these changes, I need to prepare to explain and present our … Continue reading THRIVE: Workweek #2 begins – Lots to do with all the change that is taking place…