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Apply It

This page features resources and tools for applying compassion and kindness to our personal lives and communities.

The Pain Stops Here

Does your church relieve pain, or cause it? Most people would never think of intentionally causing others pain, yet, sometimes they say and do things …

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Taming the Tongue

I can say this because I’m a woman. Sometimes we misuse our tongues. We criticize. We judge. And we gossip about what we criticize and …

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Love Your Enemy

My bedtime is 9:30 p.m. I go to bed that early so that I am able to wake up by 5:30 a.m. and exercise. Every …

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Words Like Honey

“Why would I want to catch flies?” I asked. “And why would I ever want them around my honey?!” My sixth grade teacher, Mrs. Winthrop …

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I Feel Your Pain

Julie Ruth Hartley writes the following: Two teenagers were killed in a car accident in our small town. Since they were best friends, their parents …

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Pathways to Kindness

Just this last week the Los Angeles Convention Center was flooded with Pathways of Kindness. The Seventh-day Adventist Church sponsored a three-day “Pathways to Health” …

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The Eleventh Commandment

Make your church a magnet for people with The Eleventh Commandment   Have you noticed how increasingly difficult it is to be civil, let alone compassionate? In …

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Acts of Kindness

Today I read a devotion on how and why we should focus on one word and one Bible verse for one year. The goal is …

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