- Expressing genuine concern about the well-being of others; anticipating their needs
- Carrying bags for someone
- Talking to someone who seems sad
- Giving a glass of water to someone who is thirsty
- Sharing your jacket with someone who is cold
- Helping someone clean up a spill
- Do you need any help?
- You seem upset, is there anything I can do for you?
- I can get you some water.
- “I have an extra coat you can borrow.”
- I can clean that up for you.
And he arose and left the synagogue, and entered Simon's house. Now Simon's mother-in-law was ill with a high fever, and they besought him for her. And he stood over her and rebuked the fever, and it left her; and immediately she rose and served them. Read More ScriptureRuth 1:16–18
But Ruth said, "Entreat me not to leave you or to return from following you; for where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge; your people shall be my people, and your God my God; where you die I will die, and there will I be buried. May the LORD do so to me and more also if even death parts me from you." And when Na'omi saw that she was determined to go with her, she said no more. Read More ScriptureJohn 2:3–11
When the wine failed, the mother of Jesus said to him, "They have no wine." And Jesus said to her, "O woman, what have you to do with me? My hour has not yet come." His mother said to the servants, "Do whatever he tells you. Read More ScriptureLuke 10:33–35
But a Samaritan, as he journeyed, came to where he was; and when he saw him, he had compassion, and went to him and bound up his wounds, pouring on oil and wine; then he set him on his own beast and brought him to an inn, and took care of him. And the next day he took out two denarii and gave them to the innkeeper, saying, `Take care of him; and whatever more you spend, I will repay you when I come back.' Read More Scripture