Here are some emotional words/vocab lists that I’ve picked up from a couple of friends. Many thanks to Mary and Wendy!
Emotions and Feelings in Khmer and English
Emotions according to intensity
More Emotion Words in Khmer
Here’s an additional resource in Khmer: What is a Woman Worth?
And here’s a master list (with video) about Church Planting Movements and Inner Healing.
photo credit: Nick Radcliffe
Last Sunday I had the privilege of preaching at the ICF here in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
To listen to the message, click here, or view on iTunes.
We looked at how Jesus allowed his emotions to be influenced (by a woman!), we talked about platitudes and why to NEVER use them, and we considered the different ways Jesus empathized with Mary and Martha.
He mirrored each woman and responded very uniquely, in fact.
We also talked about the one thing we must remember for this story to make sense: I am NOT the center of Christ’s universe. The Father is. Christ’s love for me is secondary and derivative. His primary goal is NOT to relieve my suffering or heal my disease.
So, although he loves, he sometimes “stays.”
— Jonathan T.