compassion

Alluring

Read: Matthew 14:13-21

As soon as Jesus heard the news, he left in a boat to a remote area to be alone. But the crowds heard where he was headed and followed on foot from many towns (Matthew 14:13).

Good Words

Romans 12:9-16
You must all be quick to listen, slow to speak (James 1:19).

WILLINGNESS TO BE WITH THE ABANDONED

Then Jesus, moved with compassion, stretched out His hand and touched him, and said to him, “ I am willing; be cleansed.” Mark 1: 41

Jesus touched the leper

The man with leprosy stand for all who have been ostracized and stigmatized as ‘unwanted category’. Here the hurt of the heart was deeper than the wounds over his body. Therefore the very touch of Jesus was exactly a touch of consolation in leper’s heart.

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