What does it mean to be a blessing in the lives of the people around you? It means nothing less than listening – listening with your ears, your eyes, your heart and your soul – and responding to others with love and compassion. This is a meditation on becoming a blessing in the lives of others.
Being a Blessing
If you ask for rest, I will sit with you.
If you ask for comfort, I will stay with you.
If you ask for hope, I will yearn with you.
If you ask for love, I will sing with you.
If you ask for stillness, I will breathe with you.
If you ask for peace, I will dream with you.
If you ask for joy, I will laugh with you.
If you ask for healing, I will pray with you.
If you ask for warmth, I will become a blanket.
If you ask for refuge, I will become a shelter.
If you ask for help, I will become a blessing.
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