Scott Jaskier (New York, USA)
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As God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. - Colossians 3:12 (NIV)
The day after my father died, I took my 86-year-old mother to buy groceries. The store was very crowded with people in a hurry. On our way to the checkout counter, a friend of my mom stopped to talk to her and offer condolences. I noticed that a woman behind...
Everywhere I go, God gives me opportunities to show compassion and kindness.
To show patience toward others
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