Why Do We Serve? Questions for Spiritual Facilitators

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Dr. Bairavee Balasubramaniam PhD

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Why do we do what we do?

Is it to feel useful?
Is it to feel powerful?
Is it to be seen as saintly?
Is it to find yourself on some kind of pedestal?
Is it for self-satisfaction?
Is it to find healing for your own wounds?
Is it to find forgiveness, worth or redemption?

These are questions, albeit uncomfortable ones for some, that I would recommend asking yourselves – as I do from time to time.

There are of course lovely, inspiring answers to the question of why we do what we do. But it really matters which parts of yourselves those answers come from.

Is the Heart that Speaks?
The Ego-Mind?
Or is it the Soul’s Whisper?

How you learn to differentiate these different perspectives, voices or levels of your own consciousness is also a part of the journey. As you gain more tools and deeper perspectives, the…

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