Justice, Mercy, Compassion

Have you made the connection between the protests we see in the evening news and our worship on Sunday mornings? God has a lot to say about justice, mercy and compassion that directly applies to our Monday through Friday behavior on the job.
Tags:  Compassion, Justice, Mercy, Koster

The platinum rule

The Golden Rule is the principle of treating others as one would wish to be treated. It is a maxim that is found in many religions and cultures. Even Jesus taught the Golden Rule. But He also calls us to an even higher standard - let's call it the Platinum Rule. Here it is: whatever God has done for you, you should go and do for others. Now ... what would that look like at work?
Tags:  Generosity, Campbell, Platinum, Golden, Kindness, Mercy

Sow a little kindness

We take action against injustice. We defend the defenseless. We resist those who oppose us. But Jesus asks us to sow kindness and mercy into our responses. Even in our righting of wrongs and defending of rights, the greater power will always be found in showing kindness.
Tags:  Kindness, Mercy, Theology of Work

Do Not Be Reluctant To Show Mercy

By Dr. Rick Warren In real fellowship – a friendship or relationship in which mutual support is extended – people experience mercy. Fellowship is a place of grace, where mistakes are not rubbed in with constant reminders, but rubbed out and forgiven. Fellowship happens when mercy wins over justice.
Tags:  Mercy