In this solo episode, I examine how we can be a force for good in the midst of all the intense, difficult and challenging things happening in the world right now. In the wake of a negative political climate, natural disasters, and the events in Charlottesville, among other things, it can be challenging to focus on the good stuff. Focusing on the good stuff doesn’t mean always being positive or accepting a spiritual bypass — I mean being a force for good.
How can we show up and be a force for good when times seem dismal?
[2:43] A question to ask yourself when facing difficult circumstances.
[6:14] Sometimes just listening is enough.
[8:15] Five Things we can do to be a force for good.
● Look for ways we can help.
● Be proactive with complaints.
● Don’t get caught up in the drama.
● Speak up with authenticity.
● Focus on gratitude.
There is a distinction between pain and suffering. Pain is part of life, part of being human. Suffering is often optional. @mikedrobbinsClick to tweet
When we are of service it not only helps the people we are assisting but it also enlivens and empowers ourselves. @mikedrobbinsClick to tweet