The other day I was meditating on what it meant to be of service to others... Naturally, those in spirit love to step in during these analyses and offer their own opinions -- which never fail to further guide and inspire the whole concept.
For most of us (if not all), we approach certain aspects of our lives as if we were facing down an army bent on destroying us. This army comes in the form of negative expectations, poor thoughts of potential performance, critical assessment, and the like. Why do we do this? Why do we have these thoughts?