This I Believe

Kegan - Cadiz, Kentucky
Entered on November 24, 2008
Age Group: Under 18
Themes: death, love
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I can say that I have experienced loss in my life, who can’t? Not all can say that they live their life by the lesson they learned from it. It was a place where you hardly experience loss; it was on a mission trip. My church traveled down south to help rebuild after hurricane Katrina and on this trip we had a boy from our youth group pass away. A freak accident, an allergic reaction. This event shook the members, friends, family, and those who were there when it took place. But God really used this to open my eyes and the eyes of so many in our community. God Taught us to Love like there’s no tomorrow, because you never know if there’s going to be one. So this could mean don’t get mad about every little thing, because what kind of life would it be if you spent it always mad about something or at someone. It could also be as little as telling the person you care about that you love them. Of course they know you do but tell them anyway, because there is going to be a day when you won’t be able to.