Where are my rescuers? Are you someone who tends to come and "save" others from heartache, hardship, even failure? Being the rescuer can be a heavy burden to carry and it can keep others from being the person they were created to be.
Rescuing, which usually comes from a place of care and compassion, often becomes interfering. Our involvement is actually a hindrance to the person, rather than helpful.
In this episode, Jen talks about her own struggle of giving up being a rescuer and gives you some tips including this powerful question to ask yourself before you get involved:
Would your actions or assistance help that person to be MORE responsible or LESS responsible?