Helping Others is give aid and support wherever it may be needed.
“The life I touch for good or ill will touch another life, and that in turn another, until who knows where the trembling stops or in what far place my touch will be felt.”
—Frederick Buechner Educator, Writer, Theologian
“When a person is down in the world, an ounce of help is better than a pound of preaching.”
—Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton Novelist, Playwright, Politician
“If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain; If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Up to his nest again, I shall not live in vain.”
—Emily Dickinson Poet
“In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us.”
“It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist
Stories About Helping Others
Two Caring Boys
Submitted by Julie Whitney
I have two sons, ages 14 and 11. About four years ago we had a discussion about how lucky we were to be healthy and that...
Submitted by Chuck Caves
In the winter of 1979 I was moving a load of meat from Colorado to New York..(I am a truck driver).It was an extremely bad...
Submitted by Anonymous
Many years ago I was driving my infant daughter over a two-lane highway through southwest Wyoming when a blizzard came up...
Everyday Hero Stories
Hes a teacher in a town full of druggys encouraging kids to be sober at the worst school in town.
My step dad, me, and three other people where driving to a soccer game when the truck went off the road. He was able to bring...
Joe is the president of wigsalon.com, an online website that sells wigs. Over the years as a customer I have seen evidence of...
Pass It On
Jenni, The United States Of America
Its not about what you have its about what you give.
Jamin Slade, Columbus, OH
big H, shelby
Help others. What I did before is raise 175 dollars for a man because he didn't have a heater or a bicycle. I did this because I love other people instead of myself. 8 years old=)
That quote really caught me. I feel way better now.
This is a good example of the Rachel's Challenge.
Yasmine Nathan, Corsicana,Texas75110
What a beautiful picture. Helping and encouraging children in need. I experienced my own child being in a children's home for near 2 years it was a very difficult time.. Especially at Christmas time may God bless those with compassionate hearts as these that work with our children!!
Bonnie Frakes, Texarkana, AR
Helping others in need is really a kind thing in our daily life. We can lend a helping hand for once, but it's really hard to be willing to help others in one's entire life. I just hope that we can do this kind of thing whenever they are needed.
Every person on this earth should love, respect, communicate, assist in every way they can, their parents, because they are why you are here and when they are gone, they will never be seen again. I know I miss mine and think about them daily, bye mom/dad.
We all have something we can do everyday to help someone in need even if it's just a smile and kind words.