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Family devotion using Colossians 3:12-14--clothe yourselves with compassion, etc. They did a relay putting on clothes with "compassion" and other virtues written on them. Great way to tie together that all of these bound together by love---ties it back to Gospel and that it's not about doing these things so we can be good. We can (and should) do these things because of what Jesus did (and does) for us.
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the LORD forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. ~ Colossians 3:12-14
"Jesus, since I’ve been chosen by YOU for a new life of LOVE, I want to wear the wardrobe You've picked out for me. Clothe me today in compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline. Through Your spirit living in me, make me even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you. And regardless of what else I put on today, remind me to wear LOVE… my basic, all-purpose garment. I never want to be without i...