Compassion Games

An Interfaith Pep Talk to Overcome the Impossible

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Compassion Games, Contemplations for Compassion, Faith/Interfaith, Sun Up Our Sanctuaries

A Rallying Call for World Interfaith Harmony It’s well-known that for untold eons, human beings have fought each other in the name of their God or gods. But there is more to this story… As historian and TED Prize Winner Karen Armstrong points out, wars are and have always been political and economic in nature, [...]

Interfaith League Brings Play and Wonder to World Interfaith Harmony Week

– Posted in: Compassion Games, Faith/Interfaith, Leagues, Partners and Sponsors, Sun Up Our Sanctuaries

“In our broken world it is easy to become overwhelmed with grief and despair culminating in our inability to move forward. Each of us has been given a purpose in life, a reason for being. Each of us carries within a caring heart and a mind filled with ideas. The Compassion Games beckon us to rise [...]

Compassion Games to Protect and Restore the Sacredness of Mother Earth

– Posted in: Compassion for Mother Earth, Compassion Games, Sun Up Our Sanctuaries

by Hereditary Chief Phil Lane Jr., Chairperson, Compassion Games International, Jon Ramer Founder Compassion Games International, Joey Crotty, Writer and Editor At the root of all social, economic, political, psychological and spiritual ills - both historically and presently - are the false beliefs  that human beings are separate from one another, and that we are [...]

Mayor of Compassionville!

– Posted in: Compassion Games, Stories of Compassion

We first met Nashville’s Dina Capitani while in Louisville to celebrate their 1 Year Anniversary of becoming a Compassionate City. We were, simply put, in absolute awe of her spirited determination and fierce commitment to prove that Nashville was the most compassionate place on Earth.  We quickly learned not to underestimate Dina’s sweet disposition and [...]

Silicon Valley Interreligious Council and Carry the Vision Bring the Compassion Games to Silicon Valley

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

We shall be a mighty kindness. - Rumi (and the Carry the Vision conference brochure) I was invited to introduce and help launch the Compassion Games: Survival of the Kindest at the Carry the Vision 9th Community in Compassion Conference that took place in Silicon Valley on October 19th 2014.  It was amazing! Carry the [...]

Compassion in Prison Year Two: Let Them Eat Cake!

– Posted in: Compassion Games, Teams

The following article was written by Compassion Games Head Coach Sande Hart -- Energies and attitudes are high at the California Institute of Women’s (CIW) 2nd Annual Compassion Games.  Last year, Rev. Shayna Lester, a volunteer chaplain, first heard about the Compassion Games at a SARAH meeting (a women’s interfaith group that I co-founded) and [...]