18 The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.”
one that helps; especially : a relatively unskilled worker who assists a skilled worker usually by manual labor
you are the helper of the fatherless.
But as for me, I am poor and needy;
come quickly to me, O God.
You are my help and my deliverer;
Lord, do not delay.
Blessed are you, Israel!
Who is like you,
a people saved by the Lord?
He is your shield and helper
1 I lift up my eyes to the mountains--
where does my help come from?
2 My help comes from the Lord,
the Maker of heaven and earth.
“one who stands in front of you, facing you, opposing you, not allowing you to go whichever way you want to go”
someone who questions, confronts, challenges, and holds another accountable, in love, for the purpose of aiding and strengthening the collective whole so together they move forward in a healthy and growing relationship, doing for each other what they’re unable to do alone.
As iron sharpens iron,
so one person sharpens another.