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Carry Each Other

In Anne Marie Miller's book Permission to Speak Freely, Miller describes a meeting with Jamie Tworkowski, founder of the mental health non-profit To Write Love On Her Arms. Over coffee, Tworkowski says something like this: "So there's this song U2 does called 'One,' and there's a line in it that says, 'We get to carry… Continue reading Carry Each Other

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Galatians 6 on Compassion (With Contributions From Health Psychology and Bono)

"Carry each other's burdens and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ....Each one should test their own actions. Then they can take pride in themselves alone, without comparing themselves to someone else, for each one should carry his own load." ~ Galatians 6:2-5I've often found it contradictory for Paul to suggest that… Continue reading Galatians 6 on Compassion (With Contributions From Health Psychology and Bono)