To fix, to help, to serveMay 20, 2012

Is our job to fix, to help, or to serve?

Serving is different than fixing. In fixing, we see others as broken. When we serve, we see and trust the wholeness in another, helping to strengthen them.

Our penchant for fixing and helping can get in the way of allowing other people to discover their life, or of discovering our own. We force ourselves on other people, in ways that may not actually work.

Love, serve, remember.

Daily Inspiration

"Goodness holds life from the Lord within it; truth does not possess any life except what comes through goodness, so that goodness is the soul of truth."

Arcana Coelestia 3863:2