Friday, July 29, 2016
Godly Compassion for Hurting People
“The Lord’s lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning” (Lamentations 3:22-23). Scripture often uses high and lofty expressions of God’s great compassion. But what does that compassion look like in tangible human terms? And are God’s people able to replicate His compassion?
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Can an Unchanging God Be Compassionate?
To say that God is not vulnerable, that He Himself cannot be hurt, and that He isn’t given to moodiness is not to say He is utterly unfeeling or devoid of affections. On the contrary, Scripture says “God is love.". His compassion, His lovingkindness, and His tender mercies endure forever.