Be emotionally present for people. It’s a powerful message of respect that improves communication and strengthens relationships.
What are the benefits of being there and being kind to others?
- It could help you live longer. When you’re helping someone, you’re not only bettering their lives, you may also be improving your own.
- We are happier when we are kind. We can instantly improve our mood.
- It may be the key to success. It pays to be kind: Those who are compassionate and better in-tune with other people’s emotions may be more successful at work.
- It may bring you less stress.
The Bible says:
Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you. Ephesians 4:32
This is where the Golden Rule comes in: Treat others the same way you want them to treat you. Luke 6:31
Glen Campbell sang: Try a Little Kindness
How will you be there for others?