You Matter

And so does everyone else.

You matter. I was processing through some thoughts this morning, wondering what to write about and dove deep a question that I have.

I wondered if what I write makes a difference to you. I wondered if I am positively impacting your life in any way? I wondered if all that I’m doing is making a difference. Or not?

I then followed that thread around in my consciousness for a bit and found a wound (I use wound loosely, as a belief or pattern that I am becoming aware of in my subconscious). The wound was a belief that I don’t matter. Wow, that was surprising to me, I thought I’d healed all that, so I dove deeper.

I noticed that I still care what you think, although wondering what you think doesn’t drive me the way it used to. I noticed that I still want to make a difference and be important. I noticed that I still have a thread of “I’m not doing enough, I have to try harder, it’s going to take more work.”

So as I reveal my heart and soul, as I reveal the shadows that lurk just behind my conscious awareness, I do the work to release them. I dive deep into them, follow the threads and pull each one up and out into the light of consciousness.

Then I remember, I’m doing this work not only to free myself, but for you too!

So, here’s the message from Spirit to you!
 You matter! You are enough! There is nothing in all the world you need to do today to be better, or enough, or loved. I love you. Just the way you are! I see you — in all your shadow and your brilliant light!

You never know who is watching you, who is being touched by your presence and you might never know. But your presence makes a difference in the world. If you are struggling, give yourself permission to struggle for today. If you are in a good place, celebrate that! Either way, go forth and be kind.

You might give the message to a stranger that he/she matters just by being kind. A kind word, a smile, a gentle act.

Remember: You matter and so does everyone else!

Originally published at www.divine-awakening.org on November 19, 2016.

Originally published at medium.com

Share your comments below. Please read our commenting guidelines before posting. If you have a concern about a comment, report it here.

You might also like...


Loving Your Sleep Equals Loving Yourself

by Christine Hansen

From Living with Cancer to Living On Purpose

by Peter Miller

“5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became a CEO” with Robyn Matarazzo of Illumination PR

by Yitzi Weiner at Authority Magazine

Sign up for the Thrive Global newsletter

Will be used in accordance with our privacy policy.

Thrive Global
People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.


We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.