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Offline EofK

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For a coworker's husband
« on: November 18, 2009, 05:56:46 PM »
A coworker friend of mine recently found out that her husband Steve has two malignant brain tumours.  He started chemotherapy last week and is struggling with the effects of the treatment but has also been informed that the tumours are growing.  He was originally given about two months to live and it has been about a month since he received that news.  Please pray for Jan and Steve during this difficult time.  Thanks.

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Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. -- Douglas Adams

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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2009, 05:59:09 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2009, 06:08:13 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2009, 06:18:16 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2009, 06:51:23 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #5 on: November 18, 2009, 07:05:54 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #6 on: November 18, 2009, 07:06:42 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #7 on: November 18, 2009, 07:21:38 PM »
My uncle has had... five? six? brain tumors in his lifetime and is still with us. So I understand the shock of having a relative with this debilitating condition. Is it a freak accident that my uncle is still alive? For us, it was by the grace of God that he was ever born.

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Jan and Steve are firmly in my prayers. May the peace that passes understanding be with them both.

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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #8 on: November 18, 2009, 09:05:53 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #9 on: November 18, 2009, 11:01:28 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #10 on: November 18, 2009, 11:12:12 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #11 on: November 18, 2009, 11:30:59 PM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #12 on: November 19, 2009, 12:38:38 AM »
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #13 on: November 19, 2009, 12:41:40 AM »

Lord, have mercy on Jan and Steve!

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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #14 on: November 19, 2009, 02:02:50 AM »
Prayers....
Lord Have Mercy ! on Steve and jan.....
Lord Give her strength to deal with this .....
Grant Healing .....Amen Amen...
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #15 on: November 20, 2009, 06:05:23 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For a coworker's husband
« Reply #16 on: November 22, 2009, 12:19:16 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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