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Thoughtful Thursday-Is God Compassionate?

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Questions to ponder as you read the excerpt below. Remembering that Thoughtful Thursday is in the spirit of trying to enter into understanding of the other and of yourself. Ponder your social location prior to the reading below. Your social location is the things that make up who you are. I am a mother of two in the PacNW who has grown up wandering the US. One of my children is transgender. I work in the (in)justice system. This understanding of myself leads me to have a certain inclination in life. The first step in understanding others and entering into their reality is understanding yourself. Now, onward to the task. What does this provoke in your spirit? Can you feel something stirring in your body? Where is that located? Are you attracted or repulsed? What do you seek to understand? ...

Thoughtful Thursday

Quote, Religion, spiritual practice
Questions to ponder as you read the excerpt below. Remembering that Thoughtful Thursday is in the spirit of trying to enter into understanding of the other and of yourself. Ponder your social location prior to the reading below. Your social location is the things that make up who you are. I am a mother of two in the PacNW who has grown up wandering the US. One of my children is transgender. I work in the (in)justice system. This understanding of myself leads me to have a certain inclination in life. The first step in understanding others and entering into their reality is understanding yourself. Now, onward to the task.What does this provoke in your spirit?Can you feel something stirring in your body? Where is that located?Are you attracted or repulsed?What do you seek to understand?Who be...