Thoughtful Thursday: Empathy

“I do not ask the wounded person how he feels, I myself become the wounded person.”
Walt Whitman, Song of Myself 

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14 thoughts on “Thoughtful Thursday: Empathy

  1. Empathy with #compassion is how we can truly change the world, even by reaching only one person at a time. Mark 16:17-18. Jesus was moved by empathy and compassion. Sympathy is non-productive. Empathy is love. Compassion acts. Sympathy never changed my life. Compassion did.

    1. We have a loving and compassionate God. Yes, even by reaching one heart at a time, spreading kindness, love and compassion. Thank you, Melinda!

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