I Am Having A There But For The Grace Of God Go I Moment

Have you ever seen misery and felt it could have been you? Or wondered how you side stepped disaster when others could not? Do tell. 7 People

    I Could Have Been Any One Of Those People

    I am feeling very emotional right now.  I've witnessed the stories of misery others deal with daily.  How do they find the strength? How do they overcome the weakness? Most on my mind is why this person and not another?  But for God's grace it could have been me...
    MSWExperience MSWExperience
    46-50
    Nov 29, 2009

    Haiti

    It could have happened anywhere in the world.  Any of the world's people could have been the victims.  Why there and not here.  Why them and not me.  How was I blessed and spared yet these beautiful people handed so much misery.  Forgotten people soon...
    MSWExperience MSWExperience
    46-50
    Feb 19, 2010

    I Could Have Been

    homeless, sleeping in my car....but a lady walked in at the shelter and was looking to take in roommates pregnant, but even though I wasn't careful sometimes, it never happened divorced, but I never got married diagnosed with a life-threatening illness but God spared me...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 24, 2010

    The Praying Mantis

    Recently I have been procrastinating too much; putting worldly responsibilities in the back seat. I was thinking of myself less and cared more about helping others. My attitude: "If today was your last day; how would you spend it? Dying helping others or dying while sitting...
    indigowitch indigowitch
    22-25, F
    Apr 17, 2012
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