Compassion on Waywardness

The story of the prodigal son is a common one full of compassion (Luke 15:11-32).  Many of us young and stupid have lived lives to be ashamed of. In this story we are the young man.  Man had everything. God created the heavens and the earth and He gave the EARTH to Adam which is […]

Compassion on whom I have Compassion

Compassion is a complex topic. Last week we looked at how Jesus performed miracles with compassion. Our text for today is Exodus 33:1-23.  Here we see what happens after the children of Israel choose an idol over God.  To them this idol was a golden cow, but to us it might be our work, our […]

Compassion for Sickness

Last week we looked at what the word compassion means. If you missed it check it out here. Oftentimes when we hear the word “compassion”, we think of a feeling. We think of someone who does something for someone else, and it is usually because that person is hurting or because of some emotion. Today, […]

The Compassion of Jesus

34 Jesus had compassion on them and touched their eyes. Immediately they received their sight and followed him. Matthew 20:34 New International Version (NIV) When I first read this scripture, I didn’t understand the true meaning of the word compassion. This scripture is one of many that the Bible gives showing us how Jesus performed […]