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Kindness, a dilemma!

To give advice or to listen?

When someone is hurting and upset, it’s often very easy to see from above and offer a new perspective, surely you can see it so easily, why can’t they? 158 more words


Come Alongside, Come Together, Com-passion

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Sunday, July 5, 2015

Come Alongside, Come Together, Com-passion

Compassion. Coming alongside. Of course this word can be painful, occasionally a fizzle, and sometimes rewarding beyond all measure. 196 more words

Book Recommendation: Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life

As an avid inspiration junkie, but also an avid reader, I decided to start a new segment on the blog. Welcome to my very first book recommendation! 123 more words


With Compassion

“My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.” —His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama

Today, I achieved one of my life goals: to see the Dalai Lama in person. 517 more words


Confusion is a state of mind..

Confusion is a state of mind..

It’s a state of mind that provides opportunity to the manipulators to play with our emotions;
It’s a state of mind that often lead to creates divide among people; organised religion may be a good example… 111 more words

Wk5: Do without a goal (Day 7)

Day 7

Technically, it is day 15.

The last time I participated in this exercise was eight days ago.  A few things had happened in the family between then and now, and I  gave myself permission to not carry on with the Joy Intensive programme until things settle down. 488 more words


Nicaragua Mission Day 2

This morning we had devotions at 7:30am followed by breakfast at 8:30am. At 10:15am we met the girls from Villa Esperanza for the first time, and we were all partnered up with one of them whom we sat next to during the ride to church, conversing with them so they could work on their English and for us to work on our Spanish. 327 more words