Category Archives: Compassion

October 15: A Woman in Need of Grace and Truth

Read John 8:1-11 “Then neither do I condemn you,” Jesus declared. “Go now and leave your life of sin.”  (v. 11) While there is some question as to whether this section of John was part of the originally inspired writing … Continue reading

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October 14: Jesus’ Far-Reaching Hand of Compassion

Read Acts 8:4-40 He had used Stephen’s martyrdom, and the church’s persecution, to spread His Word. Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went. (v4) The Holy Spirit was at it again. His mission: grow the Church. … Continue reading

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October 13: The Beautiful Beggar

Read Acts 3 I’d seen him a few times around the city. He looked normal enough. Except for the sign he held stating his need. I remember him well, even after eight years. He always looked so sad leaning against … Continue reading

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October 12: Available to Those in Need

Read Luke 10:25-37 “I’m too busy.”  “I’m too important.”  “I have a pressing appointment.”  “He is from the wrong side of town.”  “His injuries are well beyond my first aid training.”  “Surely someone else will stop.”  “Maybe he is just … Continue reading

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