Divine Wisdom: The passage, “…Help each other in righteousness and pious duty” QN5:2, reminds us that, while it behoves on us to do for others what they cannot do for themselves, we must be careful not to do for them that which they will not do for themselves because in so doing we’ll be undermining their self-reliance and creating an unhealthy dependence.
In other words, the problem is finding the wisdom to know the difference.
So let the knowledge that:
1) Words may bring comfort, but ongoing attentiveness helps the hurting to maintain faith and progress in their journey to healing and to success;
2) By helping others to take charge of their lives, we’re arming them against despair and powerlessness; and
3) By validating their efforts we’re helping them to rebuild their fragile confidence;
Teach you, this New week, to show others manageable action steps, give them hope and be sure to follow up, that certainly will give you inner peace and uncountable success
Pray with me: O Allah! Thank you for another grace of seeing a new week. Give me the strength and wisdom to impact others positively and make my foothold firm in Faith. Grant all my heart desires and do not leave me within a twinkle of an eye, by Your Grace. Amin
Good morning and have a splendid week!