I Am Praying For Northern Illinois University

2/14/08, a tragic day

    Keeping Them In My Thoughts

    I graduated from NIU in '98, but really don't feel to sentimentally attached to there.  At least, I didn't until I saw Cole Hall on the news that Thursday. I got home and found that the building where I had been sitting, trying to stay awake through Statistics class, was...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    May 17, 2008

    How I Believe Christians Should Deal With It

    What happened at NIU was very difficult for most people to handle.  At first, having walked by Cole Hall 5 minutes after and witnessing one of the students that was shot, all I could do was pray.  I really wasn't afraid.  I believe that's what God wanted me to do...
    PearlsOfStrength PearlsOfStrength
    22-25, M
    Mar 4, 2008

    Deeply Saddened

    These school shootings are getting way too commonplace and close to home.  This is the second one with in the state I lived in at the time (I lived in Littleton when Columbine happened).  How can we fix this?
    chocchipkookie93 chocchipkookie93
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 15, 2008

    My Husband

    my husband was there the day the shootings happened. he is grieving..please pray for him..i have a group on this too.
    chrispmort chrispmort
    22-25, F
    Feb 25, 2008
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