The Kindness Flash #33


This month’s theme: SERVICE – The Gateway to Influence.

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100 Ways to Serve Others

Check out this exciting list of 100 ways we can serve others. The things are simpler than you may think.

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“Only a life lived in service to others is worth living.”
~ Albert Einstein

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We are all service providers in some way. Be mindful this month of those in service positions. How can you empower them to continue serving with a smile? Say thank you, acknowledge a job well done, leave a positive review, share a funny joke to make them laugh, etc. The way we treat others is likely the energy they will take with them as they connect and engage with others Make it count.

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Winston Churchill said, “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” How do you define service to others?

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Share your idea of how ONE something can make all the difference. Share your thoughts.



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Bruno Mars shares how choosing to be of service for others is as easy as 1, 2, 3. “If you ever find yourself lost in the dark and you can’t see, I’ll be the light to guide you. You find out what we’re made of when we’re all called to help our friends in need. You can count on me like 1, 2, 3.”



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A simple act of service creates a ripple of positivity in its wake and not only inspires those it touches but those who see it in the making.

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“Kindness Boomerang: How to Save the World and Yourself Through 365 Daily Acts” by Orly Wahba

A lesson-a-day book in kindness filled with various ways we can be of service to others, including ourselves. For each day, there is an act, inspirational quote and short reflection on the power of paying it forward! This book makes for a great gift for yourself and for others. Perfect for the holiday season!


“The Power of Serving Others: You Can Start Where You Are” by Gary Morsch

No one wants to end life’s journey wondering: Did my life count for something? Did I have a reason for being here? The stories in this book show that for people of all ages, income levels, and expertise, the answer can be a resounding “”Yes!”” From extraordinary examples — relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina or work in refugee camps in Afghanistan — to localized, everyday actions, the authors demonstrate that living a life of service to others, and seeing how lives are changed as a result, establishes the meaning and significance all humans long for. Moreover, the book provides strategies for creating a purposeful life through daily service. The authors prove that the ability to find fulfillment is within reach, and that the discovery is waiting to be made in homes, workplaces, communities, neighborhoods, and schools all across America.


“101 Small Ways to Change the World”

It’s hard to believe that you could change the world, but it’s true! We’ll show you loads of awesome ways to help out family, friends, yourself and the planet – and show how you’re never too young to make a big difference. Includes random acts of kindness, craft projects, energy-saving ideas and much more. 101 Small Ideas to Change the World is a practical, fun and creative book to inspire you at home, school and in your local community and beyond! Remember, all big ideas start with just one person who decides to do things differently. You could be that person.

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