Tuesday, September 29


Empathy and the Incarnation

At-One-Ment, Christmas, empathy, incarnation
https://vimeo.com/112105858 “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” John 1:14, NIV “Empathy is feeling with people… a kind of sacred space when someone is… in a deep hole… and we climb down [and say], “Hey I know what it’s like down here and you’re not alone” Brené Brown, RSA talk, Youtube I've been reading some things this holiday season about how some people don't celebrate Christmas at the usual time of December 25. I know that the origin of that date came from some pagan festival and Jesus was more likely born in warmer weather.  But I still celebrate it now because of the symbolism that the Incarnation is. It isn't really that important WHEN Jesus was born. It is important THAT Jesus was born. God/Goddess became man so that He/She could experience life from ...