Let’s (not) Talk About Cake

Let’s (not) Talk About Cake

A Korean Folk Tale Once upon a time an old man lived with his wife. One day, after he had held a service in memory of his ancestors, one of their neighbors sent them a present of some food. He sent them cooked rice and vegetables, but only one cake. They were...
Poem: “Brotherhood,” by  Georgia Douglas Johnson

Poem: “Brotherhood,” by Georgia Douglas Johnson

Come, brothers all! Shall we not wend The blind-way of our prison-world By sympathy entwined? Shall we not make The bleak way for each other’s sake Less rugged and unkind? O let each throbbing heart repeat The faint note of another’s beat To lift a chanson for the...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

This cartoon, passed around on Facebook, caught our eye: we know there will be flowers this year because we planted flowers, just as we know there will be compassion this year, because we planted compassion. Since we started this compassionate news roundup six months...
Urgent SA Response List

Urgent SA Response List

The Urgent SA Response List is maintained by the City of San Antonio Faith-Based Initiative to alert volunteers to urgent human needs or services that will benefit from a concerted and well-informed effort. Text Compassion to 55000 to sign...