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I Need More Compassion

We're sitting in a conference right now by the Christian editor, Marcelo Lafitte, and he just made a statement that made me think...

He was talking with a pastor from South Korea and asked about the reason for the high porcentage of nationals who are committed to Christ and the pastor said, "We have a strong compassion for the lost. If we are sitting on the train with someone who doesn't know Jesus, we won't leave their side until we haven't at the very least given them something to read or invited them to visit a church."

Wow!  I can be so apathatic to those around me because I'm so busy with my life and agenda.  Father, give me a deep compassion for the lost sheep around me.  Help me to put my priorities aside when you give me opportunities to share with others about your hope.

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  1. Boy, that makes you think, huh? I just finished a short bio on Ahn Ei Sook from Korea, and it's nice to hear that the passion is still fiery there! Let it spread....

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  2. wow so simple ! Being evangelistic ALL the time as a way of life. I also need much more compassion for the lost around me. Great news is that I can ask God to change my heart and trust He will.

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