When a devastating act of evil occurs like 9/11, even believers can be shaken in their faith. The toll in human life is hard to wrap one’s mind around and the pain even in the lives of the survivors seems unending. At times like this, our preparation and training needs to be strong so that it can kick in and uphold us in the trials that come our way.
The plane hit directly between two concourses – one that had just been remodeled and the other that was scheduled for remodeling. So both had the majority of the workers relocated to rented space during the renovation. Very few offices were actually occupied at the time the plane hit the Pentagon. Therefore, thousands of other lives were spared.