The best response attitude is one of patience and compassion. You need to look, you need to think, you need to move, you need to find space, you need to help others. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others. Looking for more meaning in your day-to-day existence? If you see someone on the street who is struggling to carry all their groceries, or who needs money for a bus fare, give them a helping hand or some money. I want a house and a dog in the yard. Ordering the paper, you can safe your time and use it for personal purposes. ~Knights of Pythagoras Thanks, Jim Some find their heroes 'mid the battle's strife; The greatest heroes are in private life.
This can help them internalize what it means to be helpful and allows it to become part of their personality. You are not that important. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. Good works is giving to the poor and the helpless, but divine works is showing them their worth to the One who matters. With this I can see how great you have been, To always be helping someone.
~Jan de Hartog, The Lamb's War One must be poor to know the luxury of giving! You never know how a small act of kindness can draw someone closer to God. The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another. For, remember, you don't live in a world all your own. Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. Communicate your thoughts and stradegies before the panic strikes. When you take time out of your day to help a friend, they remember it.
Once people know they can trust you, they're more likely to help you out in return. One of the best ways to go about it, is by making a difference in the world by ourselves: trying to help out as much as we can, in the hope that others will follow our example. Living a less acquisitive, less costly lifestyle provides the opportunity to financially support causes we care about. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life. To live a life of integrity.
As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. People with lower incomes tend to give a greater percentage of their incomes to help others and show greater empathy and compassion — perhaps because they know they might face the same circumstances. Consider donating some of your time to a cause you're passionate about. Does that mean we should not encourage and advise someone struggling with this? ~Gene Tunney Every action of your life touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity. Happiness never decreases by being shared. My favorite six words in recovery are: trust God, clean house, and help others. But all of us can help someone.
Being a man or a woman who makes a difference is a matter of choice. In fact, we can all help each other, we can be part of a mechanism that promotes cooperation and, finally, we ourselves can create better conditions for our lives. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you. Teach them to recognize situations people need help in, such as when they feel they need help themselves, and to take measures to alleviate a burden. It is best if the rewards are gradual so they have to persistently help in order to build up good habits. Proverbs 14:31 Whoever oppresses a poor man insults his Maker, but he who is generous to the needy honors him. I also believe that Jesus Christ has defeated the work of the enemy, as long as we appropriate that work by faith.
By donating used toys, clothing, and money to charity, your child can learn how their contributions can help others. You don't have to know the second theory of thermodynamics in physics to serve. Romans 12:8 if it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead, ; if it is to show mercy, do it cheerfully. Someone knows somebody who is a great contact or client, but they never actually make the introduction. This is how humanity will evolve to become better. Ryan Williams, Simplicity: How to Declutter, Get More Done, and Live a More Meaningful Life 48.
~Rea Cord Page Information: www. Copyright ©2001 by , a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. ~Andrew Carnegie Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. I believe there are demons today harassing and influencing both believers and unbelievers. Every time they get upset, remind them to undergo this process again. It could be as simple as helping them move to a new home. You will learn compassion, encouragement, kindness, selflessness, life-changing lessons, self-respect, and gratefulness.
So also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead. Do what you can, with what you have! Is this not showing kindness? It is as simple as that. Matthew 19:20-22 The young man saith unto him, All these things have I kept from my youth up: what lack I yet Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come and follow me. Are you at a loss of what to say, what to do, how to respond? Before him will be gathered all the nations, and he will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. Ask them to stop, take a deep breath and count to five. And the positive results after helping can quickly disappear. And your very flesh shall be a great poem.