Tag Archives: helping others

Serving Only When it is Convenient

What would happen if the man-in-need scenario from the parable of the Good Samaritan were recreated?  How many would stop to help? John Darley and Daniel Batson, two Princeton University psychologists, conducted a study, in the early 1970’s.  Princeton Theological … Continue reading

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If You’ve Been Comforted, Comfort Others

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any … Continue reading

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Bearing Burdens

“Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.”  ~ Galatians 6:2 “For each one shall bear his own load (burden – KJV).”  ~ Galatians 6:5 Galatians 6:2 – Paul is simply saying that as we go through … Continue reading

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Comfort in Suffering

God created this world with certain physical properties. God also allows man to have freedom in how he uses this world with its physical properties. Therefore, it is possible for pain and suffering to exist. Illustration – “sticks and stones … Continue reading

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