Grace of Compassion 3-19-2021

“Compassion is not a mental force; it is a grace. 

Compassion calls us to act in ways that baffle our reason. 

Compassion does not weigh the scales of what a person should have done or could have done. 

Compassion dissolves self-righteousness and moves us to act as we would have others treat us in our moments of greatest need.

Lord, I need the grace of Compassion—and the grace of courage to let Compassion do its work on me. What good is Compassion if I try to control how much I feel and toward whom? I have to confront my fear of opening my heart”

Excerpt From
Intimate Conversations with the Divine
Caroline Myss


About anitaskocz

ANITA JOYCE SKOCZ is a storyteller who resides in Central Florida. She credits her passion to her father, who dazzled her imagination as a child with his gift to weaver a tale. After a diving accident in 1978, Anita left the travel industry to journey the inner roads of her soul. The riches found on those adventures inward come to life in her children’s books. Anita’s books, “Crystal Star Angel” and “Kite Tale,” were inspired by the loving relationships her father had with his grandsons. From Where I Sit is a blog where Anita shares her life’s stories, or comments on current events from her soul’s perspective. Her insights can evoke laughter as well as take one on a reflective journey. In any case she hopes you join her each Wednesday for a new adventure.
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