The Joy Of Helping Others

Jesus tells us to love others as we love ourselves – and then tells us that His burden is light. Is Jesus’ commandment really that easy? Check out SoulPancake put love, kindness and joy to a surprising test…

Your testimonies are my heritage forever, for they are the joy of my heart. I incline my heart to perform your statutes forever, to the end. – Psalm 119:111-112

SoulPancake’s Science of Happiness has previously shown us that a simple “thank you” helps us be joyous, but there are other fruits of the spirit, including love and kindness! Jesus tells us to love others as we love ourselves – and then tells us that His burden is light. Sometimes this seems contradictory, doesn’t it? Is Jesus’ commandment really that easy? According to a 2005 study, loving others leads to happiness. Check out the joy of putting kindness into action in the video below!