We all know it: there is an essence deep within. There is something that calls us to a higher place, a deeper perspective, a need for purpose.
Thrivers know they must nurture and protect their sense of spirituality. That is the essence within each of us.
When we speak of spirituality, some people get a bit nervous. Some even react with anger. Some claim there is nothing there. Many confuse it with religion.
I believe that this essence within us is quite obvious. We are drawn toward meaning. We experience moments of amazement and awe. We become aware, even briefly, of how each of us are connected to everything else.
Those glimpses, those moments, are experienced by us. . . and then we try to rationalize it or distance from it. But it is there. Like it or not, it is there.
People who thrive know this and accept it. More than that, thrivers work to nurture their spirituality — not their religion, but their spirituality.
Here is why it is important, and how to do it.
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