It is noble and good to want to help those far away from us. And we should do
so. But writing a check for people far away is often a way of assuaging our
guilt when the more immediate need is all around us. If you want to
do something, watch out for and bless widows who live among us. Don't know any widows?Go to any senior care center. Ask
staff who you can serve. You will find hundreds. Many are lonely. Exercise compassion locally. It will spread. But even if it does not, at
least ONE person will be blessed. Two if you count yourself.
Isnt it sad that we are so preoccupied with legalizing gay marriage that we turn
a blind eye to the real issues facing humanity like the plight of these poor
widows or the rape epidemic in our own military? societies priorities are
This article breaks my heart. How do we help these women? Is there a foundation,
anyone, who is helping, to whom we can contribute? I hate it that women are so
victimized, the world over. I want to help. But, I am not sure how I can? I want
to help these women in dire situations. I want to help all of them. I do not
know how. Suggestions? Ideas? We must stand up and help others.