What is to be a Lightworker

what-it-is-to-be-a-lightworker-660x330.jpg?width=300By Jenny Griffin

http://AshtarCommandCrew.net In Partnership With OmTimes omtimes-small.png

That’s a good question. It’s complicated and simple at the same time. To be a Lightworker is to come to awareness of your own Inner Light and to share it in the world. It’s knowing that the love and joy you feel in your existence is something you would be happy for others to feel. That’s the simple part.

The complicated part is in the information flying around about what the jobs of Lightworkers are, how they might feel, where we might find them. The information is intended with the greatest integrity and is valuable, especially to those who are still in the often-difficult stages of discovery. That said, there are always other perspectives to find within any existing knowledge, and here is one.

To be a lightworker is in essence, simply to be. It is to find your inner light, find the thing that makes your heart sing, and to do it. One part that has become distorted is the belief that Lightworkers are in some way responsible for the enlightenment of others. That’s not true, nor is it entirely possible if you take the definition of the word enlightenment to mean ‘lighten the load.’ No one person can carry the burdens of another or provide the ‘key’ to enlightenment, because each person has their own key. We come into this incarnation to learn particular lessons based on the experiences we have, and if we attempt to carry another’s burdens, they’ll miss out on some of the growth that was intended. This is a part of the reason we took on human form this time, to learn through the combination of grounded, heavy, human experience coupled with the act of connecting with our own higher guidance.

So, as we work through our darkest shadows and find the light within ourselves, we are asked to stand back and be a beacon for those that seek their own truth. Some of what we say may guide them or give them comfort on dark nights, some of what we do may inspire them to find their own path, but we are not here to ‘give’ it to others. There is much insecurity among Lightworkers, as with any humans. We all want to feel special. We all want to feel that our gifts are of some higher design and that we might be a part of saving the world. The truth is, each of us here at this time is integral to the advancement of the planet, whether it is through denial of the light or the advancement of it. Heal yourself of the patterns that keep you from your truth, and in doing so you will act as inspiration for others.

There are many who feel an urgency that they must save as many people as possible, sending out non-stop updates about ascension, Lightworkers, healing, conspiracy theories, and new paradigm thought. While their intentions are good, this is based on fear and old paradigm thinking. It is not your job to try to convert people to your way of thinking by indoctrinating them into the enlightenment club. It is a very personal journey, and not one that comes from without. It is an organic unfolding that comes from deep within. We are in these bodies to make mistakes, to learn through love and through pain, in other words, to be human. If you feel like swearing on Facebook because you’re having a bad day, it doesn’t make you any less a Lightworkers, it simply grounds you more in the human side of the equation. Let yourself be.

Some distortions come from the idea that if you are a lightworker you must be a healer or mystic of some sort. You can be whatever you want, that’s the true energy behind lightwork. You can work in the World Bank and be a lightworker, if working in the World Bank brings joy to your heart and you feel you are shining as brightly as you can there. It is not our job to judge the level of another’s integrity or enlightenment as not being enough if they are not working what we feel to be the job of a lightworker. It’s necessary to have people in all manner of jobs so that the old structures can be shifted to welcome the new. It’s impossible to build new infrastructures on top of old, slippery foundations that are already beginning to crumble.

Think of those who have come before us who have been people of huge integrity, who have brought joy to the lives of those they came in contact with, and who have seemed to have a mission no one else could see. Think of all the people in all the careers, throughout history, who have seemed to emanate a delicious joy for living, and you will see Lightworkers. Freddie Mercury, Jane Goodall, Nelson Mandela, the crossing guard that does her work for the love of the children who greet her every day, the librarian who goes out of his way to take you right to your book because he enjoys seeing the smile on your face; Lightworkers, joy-bringers, all of them. When you can see the utter peace and joy that a lightworker brings to the world through the work they love, then they’ve found their true purpose.

It doesn’t matter if your voice is heard above others, it doesn’t matter if your words are read, it is in the process of doing what your heart and soul cry out for that you connect most deeply with the path of light. You walk your path, and let others walk theirs. Be there to offer support, talk about your experiences and swap stories. And keep on doing what you love, fiercely, passionately. Let yourself be.

 

About Jenny: Also known as ‘The Catharsis Coach,’ Jenny loves exploring life’s twists and turns through the lens of transformation. When she’s not writing, she’s coming up with new ways to help people move through change with grace and ease.

You can find her at: The Power of Change, on Facebook, or on Twitter

© Copyright OM Times Magazine In Partnership with Ashtar Command Community
http://www.OmTimes.com and http://www.AshtarCommandCrew.net
You may copy and redistribute this material so long as you do not alter it in any way and the content remains complete, credit is given to the author, and you include the following links at the bottom of the article.

E-mail me when people leave their comments –

You need to be a member of Ashtar Command - Spiritual Community to add comments!

Join Ashtar Command - Spiritual Community

Comments

  • I really needed to read this article , it's given me more clarity on the things that I am or not meant to do !!
  • That's a tough contract to fulfill upon this time.

    8110685887?profile=original

  • WANTED: LIGHTWORKER

       prerequisites;

    ...No attachments

    ...No fear

    ...No ego

    ...unconditional love

    ...can drive 69 vw bug across America  :)

  • Be~ing and DO~ing as your I AM presence is key.  :)

This reply was deleted.

Copyright Policy: Always Include 30-50% of the source material and a link to the original article. You may not post, modify, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information belonging to others without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. If you believe that someone's work has been copied and posted on Ashtar Command in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please Contact Us and include the links to these pages and relevant info. 

Latest Activity

marker dragon left a comment on Comment Wall
"I would not go to hospital now even if I shattered my femur"
3 hours ago
SAN 不滅 left a comment on Comment Wall
"My brother works in the nursing service and has reported that there were patients who had nothing, were always at home, tested negative, at home and in the hospital and then death allegedly died of coronavirus from the hospital. This happens a lot…"
4 hours ago
SAN 不滅 left a comment on Comment Wall
"I have already mentioned several times that the so-called pandemic is a distraction. It serves to hide the financial crisis. The coronavirus is not the reason for the Finance Crisis. The Government want us to believe that. This my thoughts about."
4 hours ago
Drekx Omega left a comment on Comment Wall
"Moreover, it is always better to find the most simple explanation to a problem first, before looking for "Tesla ray guns," UFOs, lizard people, et al....

This pandemic 2020-21 is fake, because it is based upon fake medicine and fake science...

It…"
5 hours ago
Drekx Omega left a comment on Comment Wall
"Logic must inform you, SAN 不滅 and also your intuition....I will suggest that as you seem unable to go within for answers, we are here to help with clarity...

The salient point is that STATISTICS can be manipulated to suit hidden agendas..

The…"
6 hours ago
SAN 不滅 left a comment on Comment Wall
"It is striking that many people come to the hospital because of another disease and died there in the end of a coronavirus infection. I don't know if you can prove that the patient actually died of this coronavirus infection, but who contradicts a…"
6 hours ago
Drekx Omega replied to Drekx Omega's discussion Russia Celebrates Victory Day Over Fascist Evil...
"As my nation becomes a resurgent power, especially since Brexit I notice how Russia likewise becomes resurgent, especially with Putin at the helm of that great nation...
My nation, Great Britain, is, of course, a great historical rival (sometimes…"
7 hours ago
marker dragon left a comment on Comment Wall
"SAN- Hospitals are literally murdering people for money

This is not an overstatement

Ask yourself---why do no people die of covid outside of hospital?"
8 hours ago
More…