By Joyce Olesen
Dec 13, 2017

#LightTheWorld Day 13

All things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them—Matthew 7:12

This is basically the “golden rule” or “do unto others as you would have others do unto you”. Let’s try to put this in a positive light, and use only the good things people and friends have done for you. Maybe a friend helped you with your pinewood derby car, you could help your friend with something they were having a hard time with. Do you rock at math, but can’t write a sentence? Volunteer your math skills to someone needing them and accept their offer of English help. Treat people kindly, and always smile at others. Those simple acts will surprise you at how often they are returned.

Author: Joyce Olesen | is a grandmother, mother, and daughter of Scouters. She loves kids, camping, country music and sports cars. Her Dad was a Scout leader in Chicago in the early 1920’s and having only daughters did not bolster his Scouting hopes. As his “Scout” she was tying regulation knots by the time she was 7.

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