Kindness Lasts forever!
Fourteen poignant acts of kindness captured in photographs with brief captions. Moving. Unforgettable. Inspiring the spread of kindness by all sensitive souls.
This man gave the shoes off his feet to a homeless girl.
"Therefore, holy and beloved, as the elect of God, put on hearts of mercies, KINDNESS, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering." Colossians 3:12
The motorcyclist in this photo, not a policeman, stopped to help an elderly woman cross the street safely.
This elderly barber, perhaps retired, offers haircuts for the price of a single HUG!
Friendship, consolation, and camaraderie know no color.
This police officer showed great kindness, sympathy, and compassion when he handcuffed himself to a young woman contemplating suicide, that she might understand how important he considered her life to be. No doubt he would have urged her to rethink her own evaluation of her own life, opening her mind to ways out of her crises of heart and soul.
"For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful and hating one another. But after the KINDNESS and LOVE of God our Savior toward man appeared, He saved us not by works of righteousness which we had done, but according to His mercy, by the washing of regeneration (baptism, immersion in water), and by the renewing of the Holy Spirit." Titus 3:3-5
Many caring, compassionate, and kind people made this impaired boy´s wishes come true.
"Oh! Sir, wait a moment. Your shoelace is untied and you might trip over it. Let me tie it for you." And the grocery store employee does just that!. What thoughtfulness, kindness, and consideration. Little acts of kindness that the favored person treasures and may remember forever, with a smile that makes him or her feel warm inside.
Very generous of heart and kind was the person who decided to put new tires on a stranger´s truck because he noted they were really needed. With just one request.
5 "And besides this, using all diligence, add to your faith virtue, and to virtue knowledge,
6 and to knowledge temperance, and to temperance patience, and to patience godliness,
7 and to godliness brotherly kindness, and to brotherly kindness charity.
8 For if these things be in you and abound, they make you that ye shall be neither barren nor unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ."
2 Peter 1:5-8