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Angels working overtime - Angel Stories

By: R. Norman

My family has a saying "Angels working overtime." This is because there are so many times in our lives where the term coincidence (if we even believed in it)is just so inadaquate. In 1983 my father walked away from a high-speed front-end accident. He just had time to shout "Jesus." The front of his jeep was crushed into the firewall, and his battery was @ least 30 feet on the other side of the other car. He suffered a moderate concussion and a twisted knee.
My mother has seen three angels over our home in times of difficulty. We have had countless experiences driving where we pulled over for whatever reason. When we got back on the road there was an accident right where we would have been. Conversely, we chose to stop later, and we would have been in an accident that was now behind us.
My most obvious encounter was in Dec. 06. My husband had passed one month prior, leaving me with our two year old daughter. I was on my was to work, having just dripped her of with a family member. I hit a patch of black ice and started fish-tailing. I was unsuccessful inmy attempt to correct it when my drivers-side rear wheel pulled completely off the axle. I just had time to think "Thank God Rhiannon isn't in the car" when I went tailgate over engine down a 10 ft. bank into a small creek. My minivan was on it's roof, crushed. I climbed out of my seat and moved into the back, where it was dry. Realizing that the only way out of the car was to swim in sub-freezing air and water temps I just sat back and waited for help. About 15 min. later there were several men who stopped. As I was uninjured (MIRACLE!) one of them received permission from the State Police to take me to get dry, as I was starting to show hypothermia symptoms. When he returned me to the car the officer was there. When my rescuer left I never saw him again.
There are so many "ifs" that would have gotten me killed that day:
if I was 2 in taller,
if I had been going 5 mph faster,
if angels hadn't been "working overtime." We have had many other reasons to believe that God sends His angel into our (humanity's) lives, but I don't want to take too much of your time.
God Bless You


Angel Stories

Some may never see with earthly eyes these heavenly beings or know that they exist. Many are unaware of the numerous ways they have protected and guided us. We would like to share with you the stories of people who take pleasure in expressing how real angels are.

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  1. Angel to the rescue, by Mary
  2. i saw the light of glory, by grace.p.
  3. Saved from death, by Sylvia
  4. saving an infant, by Amanda Allen
  5. PROTECTORS, by Paul
  6. A is for Archangel, by Mary Brown
  7. the two, by kerry
  8. A Beautiful Glow, by Angela
  9. Not Just an Ordinary Man, by Summer DeFelice
  10. Relax, by William Jensen
  1. St. Raphael, by Richard M. Hanisits, M.Ed.
  2. No Title, by Amy
  3. clouds, by bob wintersons
  4. baby angel, by Anna
  5. Angels, by Debra Smith
  6. A Blessed Life, by Emma
  7. Saved by a legion of Angels, by Catherine Eisenhart
  8. My Wedding day, by Jennifer Smith Barras
  9. Dad, by Kathy Armstrong Alegria
  10. Archangel Gaberial, by Curt
  11. Angels by the road, by Holly B
  12. The Angel Who Lost Her Tree, by Joe DiMino
  13. SARAH, by Colleen Ferguson
  14. whatever you do to the least of my brothers, by Manny
  15. Angel in the crib, by Emma
  16. Angel of the Miraculous Medal, by Nicole Curry
  17. car accident, by Tiffany
  18. Highway Angel, by GilbertTX
  19. a brief glimpse, by valerie
  20. My Guardian Angel Encounter, by Doris Van Wiltenburg
  1. Out Of The Woods, by Carol Ross
  2. angel in the sky, by L. Hernandez
  3. Must go to church!, by Angela Lopez
  4. Car Angel, by LISA MENINO
  5. Vietnam War Miracle, by Sidney Mathious
  6. Miracle as a child playing, by Sidney Mathious
  7. angel walked with me all day, by ashlea
  8. The Dove, by Michael De La Cerda
  9. Peace, by Carrie
  10. A visit at night, by G. Milling
  11. While in France., by Nita C. Hicks
  12. Angel told me my mother would be ok, by Joe Genovese
  13. Road side assistance, by Joe Genovese
  14. The Blessed Mother in a dream, by D. Mather CA
  15. my story, by me
  16. saved by angel, by lisa badon
  17. Saved By An Angel, by Lisa
  18. Angel Kisses, by Sarah Malone
  19. Dream of a voice and white surroundings, by Mary in NJ
  20. Auto Accident, by MaryinNJ

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