There is saying in our church, one that goes restated with much frequency, "Forget yourself and get to work." Having heard it so many times, this repeated thought lost its punch with me a couple years ago, but perhaps that is because I didn't get it. cjane
I am not endorsing the Mormon church by quoting this blog, but I am encouraged by her virtuous example. This is one for the inside of the cupboard door - when I feel like I'm slogging through quicksand, I open the door and remember to forget what's bugging me and do God's work .