Tag: compassion

CHRISTIANITY

The Margins of Society God Loves

Today I LearnedOne of the most obvious approaches Jesus took to engage marginalized people was to include them into the fold as subjects worthy of receiving salvation. The second; exemplifying compassion for the lost, hurt and hopeless. Since Jesus’ main ministry and God-given mission encompassed saving souls, especially those on the “margins of society,” we should not be surprised that Jesus Christ, the Son of God does not discriminate.  From the world’s perspective “The "margins of society" are defined as people who exist (figuratively, not physically) at the edges of society. People who live outside of socially accepted norms, or who lack social power. “ Softlanding (2017) https://hinative.com/en-US/questions/2312202For the sake of this discussion we can label biblical “m...