When grappling with how to reach out and help others that may be struggling through darkness, ask yourself three questions-
- Who inspired you to believe in yourself, to strive for a better life and/or to have great faith?
- Why did they inspire you?
- What did they do or say?
Then ask yourself the next three questions:
- What has broken you or caused you to lose faith in yourself, God or humanity?
- Who played a vital role in breaking you?
- What did they say, do or not do that may have been instrumental in pushing you over the edge?
Now you have some insight into what heals and what damages…