When we are sick, we Americans tend to want to take a pill that will fix our symptoms. Then, with our symptoms under control, we keep on doing whatever it is we are already doing, without making any other changes to our habits or lifestyle.
The following thought is so important, that the next sentence shall be my entire blog post. Just dwell on it and think it over, and think about what it means for how we live our life:
The biographer in the article linked HERE (in the Daily Mail UK, Online edition, 5/22/08) did so much better than I could in describing the story of Irena Sendler, who smuggled about 2500 children out of the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II. It is a "must read"! I also have some thoughts (below) about Sendler's role as a Warrior for the Truth Force.