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

    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

    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
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