Tag: compassion

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“People Suck”, Compassion & Naivety: Thoughts

I was in a meeting for work once, years ago, when an associate shared a story from working at a children’s psychiatric care unit in a hospital. I believe she was in charge of intake and associated data collections with the children. She shared a story of parents leaving (see: dumping) their children at the hospital, apparently “done” with parenting and sick of dealing … Read More “People Suck”, Compassion & Naivety: Thoughts

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Author: Inspiring Writing Quote, Alice Walker✏️

“Deliver me from writers who say the way they live doesn’t matter. I’m not sure a bad person can write a good book. If art doesn’t make us better, then what on earth is it for.” -Alice Walker

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Compassion International: Sponsor a Child in Poverty

The saint and I sponsor several children through Compassion. This Christmas season, if you are able, consider sponsoring a child. You’ll exchange letters, get to know your child, and see how they are progressing in school, health and life skills. This is an organization I’m very passionate about. This is the real Jesus–caring for children–the innocent and very vulnerable–in a kind, compassionate and faith … Read More Compassion International: Sponsor a Child in Poverty