The Things Happen And We Do Not Expect Essay

927 Words Dec 3rd, 2015 4 Pages
Often time’s things happen in life that we do not expect. Many turning points in life happen and we have to, somehow, learn to deal with this new “problem.” Sometimes, the issue is so life changing, we tend to lose our minds and become lost on this path of greatness. When life has its difficulties, we often frown upon the things that have blessed us in the past. We forget about all the things that have leaded us to that point of our life, that when that moment comes, we become selfish. Some will turn to bad habits, and some will turn to destructive thoughts. It is said, “The darker the night, the brighter the stars; the deeper the grief, the closer is God!”(Fyodor Dostoevsky). I agree, that in times of grief people grow closer to God because their helpless, have lost hope, and need renewal. People tend to lean on God when in times of helplessness. When people seem like everything is turning upside down, they start praying or calling out to God. They tend to ask for help. Bargaining seems to be the thing people do most when it comes to desperate times. For example, in times of critical sickness of a family member, people often pray or reach out. A friend of mine recently had her uncle in the hospital. She took to social media asking for prayers for him. She is an atheist and does not believe in prayers. Therefore, her asking for prayers is not out of the ordinary, but is not something normal for her. Believe it or not, this seems to be a common thing everywhere. Just…

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