Approval as Offering

Daily OM: Offering and receiving belong to the same cycle, and we each offer and get in our own ways. But we can lose our balance when we attempt to be too controlling on either side of the cycle. On the receiving end, we may feel that we don't deserve the effort made if what we provided was easy for us to provide. However possibly there is a various lesson there for us. We might be getting not just thankfulness, but an opportunity to see the world through the eyes of another. We may be discovering that simply due to the fact that we provided easily, it doesn't decrease its worth. Or perhaps deep space is offering us an example to hold near our hearts, to encourage us on some future day when our own generous act of giving is not met a noticeable act of receiving. When we can allow ourselves to receive along with provide, we do our part to keep the channels of abundance open for ourselves and others. Sometimes we may find ourselves having a hard time to respond to others' gifts in the very same ways-- like responding to a pricey present with something similarly expensive, or sensation like we have to throw a dinner celebration for someone who has tossed one for us ... find out more>>>> > > ...