Compassion Games

Highlights for Earth Week from Around the World!

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Compassion Games, Compassion Reports, Stories of Compassion

Greetings Compassionistas of Planet Earth! We are proud to report that over 30 teams from 4 continents inspired thousands of people to come together, acting in ways that affirm our love and compassion for the Earth and all her inhabitants. This awakening biophilia, or “love of life”, is transforming the world! We are still in [...]

The Power of Love and Compassion to Stop the Violence and Start the Healing

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth

Baltimore’s riots this week have highlighted the growing unrest and injustices across America. Many are being forced to rethink assumptions we've made about race, power, civility, and compassion.  We seem to have forgotten concepts like fairness and justice as a nation. Without this moral compass to guide us, what’s left? As video after video surfaces [...]

Love of Salish Sea Ignites Groundswell Opposition to Shell’s Arctic Drills in Seattle During Earth Week

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Compassion Games, Stories of Compassion

A message from Earth Day of a possible future: "It is on this day, this remarkable day, we give thanks to our ancestors. In the darkest time of our species’ history they faced a profound challenge. They faced themselves. It is the very fact that we are here, alive today in abundance and safety, surrounded [...]

The Love This Place! Story Mapping Challenge: Crowdsourcing Compassion for Mother Earth

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Compassion Games

Announcing the "Love This Place! Story Mapping Challenge" for Serve the Earth Week! In celebration of the Earth and our connection to all life, we invite you to play with us starting now and through the end of Earth Week in the Compassion Games “Love This Place! Story Mapping Challenge!".  Join us as we crowdsource [...]

Players of Earth Week & Compassion as the Path to Justice and the American Dream

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Faith/Interfaith, Stories of Compassion

As we're getting ready for the inaugural Love This Place! Serve the Earth Week coopetition, from April 18 through April 26, we are excited to introduce some of the “players” that will be participating. This is an extremely diverse group including teams from Portugal, Peru, United Kingdom, Italy, and cities in the United States and Canada including [...]

Are You a Biophiliac? Discover Nature’s Gifts of Awe, Longevity, and Compassion!

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Contemplations for Compassion, Stories of Compassion

Collaboratively Written by Leadership Team Member Lesa R. Walker, MD, MPH& Compassion Games Storyteller Joey Crotty Are you a "Biophiliac"? If you are reading this and happen to be human, you probably are. The Compassion Games Love This Place! Serve the Earth Week coopetition is approaching quickly (April 18-26) with the goal to ignite and amplify [...]

Solving Wicked Problems with the Compassion Games: Survival of the Kindest

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Compassion Games, Compassion Reports, Faith/Interfaith, Random Acts of Compassion, Service Projecs, Stories of Compassion, Sun Up Our Sanctuaries

(Header Image: "New Pioneers" from Mark Hensen) At a time when religiously motivated violence seems to be more horrific and terrifying than ever, what would it take to transition our world to one of interfaith harmony and peace? It may seem pollyanna to wonder and idealistic to even ask if such a thing is possible. [...]