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Offline StGeorge

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« on: January 09, 2010, 11:49:18 PM »
Hello, could you please pray for me again.  I'm having a number of difficult issues right now:

* bacterial infection.  I've been sick over two weeks and am now on an anti-biotic.  I don't feel well on it. 
* spine pain.  My spine has been giving me additional problem lately.
* atheistic feelings.  I feel, much of the time, that God does not exist.  It's not a good feeling.  I tire of all this. 
Thanks
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2010, 11:54:52 PM »
"Lord have mercy."

Fight the devil, chant the Psalms.


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Re: Not Good
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2010, 12:01:10 AM »
If God (Maryah, Alaha) does not exist....then may the leprosy of Gehazi cling to my bones for all generations. There, may my confidence on this matter exude a little bit to you. ;D
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2010, 12:17:09 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2010, 12:23:29 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2010, 12:40:47 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #6 on: January 10, 2010, 02:52:32 AM »
May Christ be compassionate towards you, StGeorge! :)
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #7 on: January 10, 2010, 03:23:20 AM »
Lord have Mercy.

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« Reply #8 on: January 10, 2010, 06:33:15 AM »
Lord Have Mercy

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #9 on: January 10, 2010, 07:57:15 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #10 on: January 10, 2010, 10:14:08 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #11 on: January 10, 2010, 12:55:27 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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: Not Good
« Reply #12 on: January 10, 2010, 01:05:08 PM »
And to prove you that God exists, I'll pray so you'll see that everything's gonna be alright, as long as you trust in Jah! ;) Give praise to Jah!

Lord, have mercy on thy servant!
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #13 on: January 10, 2010, 07:24:41 PM »
And to prove you that God exists, I'll pray so you'll see that everything's gonna be alright, as long as you trust in Jah! ;) Give praise to Jah!

Lord, have mercy on thy servant!

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #14 on: January 10, 2010, 10:24:49 PM »

I am so sorry to hear that your back still troubles you.

Lord, have mercy and ease your pain.

StGeorge you are in my unworthy prayers.

Do not doubt the existence of God.  On the contrary.  In this hour of need, turn to Him, for He waits for your request.
Ask...knowing fullwell, that He hears you.

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Be confident, for you are NOT alone!

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #15 on: January 11, 2010, 03:57:07 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #16 on: January 11, 2010, 07:14:31 AM »
Lord Have Mercy! and Grant thee Healing....Amen Amen

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« Reply #17 on: January 11, 2010, 09:54:00 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #18 on: January 11, 2010, 11:06:19 AM »
Lord have mercy.
You are right. I apologize for having sacked Constantinople. I really need to stop doing that.

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #19 on: January 12, 2010, 06:28:42 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #20 on: January 12, 2010, 03:00:51 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #21 on: January 12, 2010, 09:11:43 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #22 on: January 12, 2010, 09:38:08 PM »
Lord Have Mercy on Bless and comfort your servant !
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #23 on: January 16, 2010, 01:26:01 AM »
Thank you for your prayers.

Please continue praying.  I finished my anti-biotic treatment, but a day or two after that, I came down with another cold.  I've been sick for about 24 days now, and my body is feeling very weak. 

Thanks. 

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #24 on: January 16, 2010, 03:36:49 AM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #25 on: January 16, 2010, 03:43:45 AM »
Holy Unmercinaries and Wonderworkers, visit our infirmities. Freely you have received, freely give.
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Re: Not Good
« Reply #26 on: January 20, 2010, 03:47:22 PM »
Lord, have mercy. 

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #27 on: January 20, 2010, 03:49:10 PM »
Lord have mercy.
You are right. I apologize for having sacked Constantinople. I really need to stop doing that.

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Re: Not Good
« Reply #28 on: January 20, 2010, 05:33:03 PM »
I'm sorry to hear about all your problems! Sometimes dietary changes can make the difference in our health. I hope you can get lots of fresh vegetables and be sure to eat lots of garlic!
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