Category Archives: compassion

Overturning compassion

Does compassion always soothe? No. Sometimes it overturns. © Meisaan Chan

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Needing you

The door appears: Starving, I step through meeting you © Meisaan Chan  

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Saturated with God

I enter this world empty-handed and empty-handed I leave it saturated with God © Meisaan Chan

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What is my life for?

What is my life for? It is not for riches It is not for power It is not for prestige It is not to go to the grave being right; It is to go to the grave praising © Meisaan … Continue reading

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Compassion

You cannot be compassionate and be afraid © Meisaan Chan

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Things that God cannot resist:

anguish the desire for wisdom the desire for compassion © Meisaan Chan

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