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Self-Centered Servant

"Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile."- Albert Einstein

Our pastor was out last week grieving the recent loss of his mother, so he sent instead, as Sunday's virtual voice, his good friend, who also happened to be Jewish. He taught us about Hannukah and the nightly lighting of the candles. My interest was really picqued as he spoke of the shammash candle, also known as the "servant" candle, and it's responsibility to light the surrounding eight candles that make up the Hannukah menorah. I immediately thought of ReConnectEd to Life's slogan where we encourage people to "Be Self-Centered", and was pleased to discover that the belief in the concept of being a light to all we surround our