I was deeply saddened and disturbed when I read the following story of Esmin Green – a 49 year old woman who collapsed and died on the floor of a waiting room at a New York psychiatricl hospital. After she collapses landing face down on the floor, no one attends to her. No one – for over an hour until it’s too late.
Compassion is what makes us uniquely human; another manner in which we were created in the image of God [imago dei]. If we lose our heart or sense of compassion, we become less human…less than what God calls us to be. Read the rest of this entry »