I admit, even when I am struggling, I am horrible at asking for help. I like to believe I am independent enough to work and walk alone through any challenge life may deliver. Heather, at Team Aidan’s blog, gave me an eye-opening reason to occasionally ask more people to take my hand. “…Jen’s mom who held Aidan when I couldn’t. It should serve as a reminder that asking for help is really about giving someone an opportunity to be part of your life and that’s always the right thing to do.” Please take time to visit her blog. It is a journey that shows faith, hope and love. The blog truly demonstrates that the greatest of these is love.
Yet, we need to never forget that it is our responsibility to reach out and help others. Assist people on their path of finding strength to stand again. “You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.” Kahlil Gibran Lebanese Poet and Novelist
“How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.” George Washington Carver American Educator, Scientist