Hod in Malchut - the awe of absolute irrelevance in the presence that makes reality happen.
We need ego, a sense of agency, to summon the will to act. We need perspective on just how meaningless we are in the scope of the universe to act with proportionality and to not take ourselves too seriously.
While every action counts, importance loses weight as the scale leans towards the universal.
Let us be humble agents.
Each day of the Omer is just a small step - eventually we reach seven weeks!