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11 Days Before Christmas

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

I saw this on another site when we were discussing the school shooting and I wanted to share it:

God rest the children’s souls and their parent’s hearts….
Twas’ 11 days before Christmas, around 9:38 AM
When 20 beautiful children stormed through heaven’s gate.
Their smiles were contagious, their laughter filled the air.
They could hardly believe all the beauty they saw there.
They were filled with such joy, they didn’t know what to say.
They remembered nothing of what had happened earlier that day.
“Where are we?” asked a little girl, as quiet as a mouse.
“This is heaven.” declared a small boy.
“We’re spending Christmas at God’s house.”
When what to their wondering eyes did appear,
But Jesus, their Savior, the children gathered near.
He looked at them and smiled, and they smiled just the same.
Then He opened His arms and He called them by name.
And in that moment was joy, that only heaven can bring
Those children all flew into the arms of their King
And as they lingered in the warmth of His embrace,
One small girl turned and looked at Jesus’ face.
And as if He could read all the questions she had
He gently whispered to her,
“I’ll take care of mom and dad.”
Then He looked down on earth, the world far below
He saw all of the hurt, the sorrow, and woe
Then He closed His eyes and He outstretched His hand,
“Let My power and presence re-enter this land!”
“May this country be delivered from the hands of fools”
“I’m taking back my nation. I’m taking back my schools!”
Then He and the children stood up without a sound.
“Come now my children, let me show you around.”
Excitement filled the space, some skipped and some ran.
All displaying enthusiasm that only a small child can.
And I heard Him proclaim as He walked out of sight,
“In the midst of this darkness,

I AM STILL THE LIGHT.”
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RDGISME 12/28/2012 9:25PM

    I pray that these little angels filled all our hearts this Christmas time with loves pure light...

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RACEWELLWON 12/24/2012 5:04PM

    Prayers for those little Angels and their families - emoticon

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GOULDSGRANITE 12/19/2012 11:15AM

    amen

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CAKAROO 12/19/2012 6:06AM

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SLFGOLF 12/19/2012 1:23AM

    I lost a close family member when she was only 5 years old. The one thing that our pastor told us that stuck in my mind was to picture her in Jesus's arms smiling and no longer in pain. The loss of a child is something that you never get completely over, but you find comfort where you can.

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GOODGETNBETR 12/18/2012 11:11PM

    emoticon Thanks for shining some light on this darkness.

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TIMOTHYNOHE 12/18/2012 10:24PM

    The loss of those babies still hurts.

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