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Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« on: January 15, 2010, 10:58:06 PM »
Grace and Peace be to you all,

Our Baby Boy has turned down and Doctor's say that he will be born soon but he looks thin in the Ultrasound. I ask for prayers for me and my family as well draw near to this day and I also ask mercy for God for my sinfulness and ask Him to spare my child any suffering that might be brought on by my own sinfulness.

Feel a little sad today. Worried a bit for my wife and daughter and Aidan, our little baby boy not yet in this world.
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2010, 11:11:26 PM »
Grace and Peace be to you all,

Our Baby Boy has turned down and Doctor's say that he will be born soon but he looks thin in the Ultrasound. I ask for prayers for me and my family as well draw near to this day and I also ask mercy for God for my sinfulness and ask Him to spare my child any suffering that might be brought on by my own sinfulness.

Feel a little sad today. Worried a bit for my wife and daughter and Aidan, our little baby boy not yet in this world.
Lord have mercy!  A little thin, perhaps will make labor easier.
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« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2010, 11:46:52 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2010, 12:15:07 AM »
Ultrasound is a notoriously unreliable art when it comes to baby size.

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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2010, 12:24:39 AM »
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« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2010, 12:26:15 AM »
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2010, 12:28:35 AM »
Lord have mercy, Lord have mercy, Lord have mercy!

May God bless your entire family with abundant health and a safe delivery for both your wife and son :)
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2010, 01:13:03 AM »
You and your family are definitely in my prayers.  [HUG]  Lord, have mercy!

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« Reply #8 on: January 16, 2010, 02:15:38 AM »
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« Reply #9 on: January 16, 2010, 06:26:49 AM »
God grant a safe and healthy delivery...Amen
Lord Have Mercy....Amen
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« Reply #10 on: January 16, 2010, 10:02:55 AM »
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« Reply #11 on: January 17, 2010, 01:51:23 PM »
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #12 on: January 21, 2010, 04:46:34 PM »
Lord, have mercy.  Any news?
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« Reply #13 on: January 21, 2010, 10:40:59 PM »
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« Reply #14 on: January 23, 2010, 02:30:08 AM »
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« Reply #15 on: January 24, 2010, 02:11:53 AM »
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #16 on: January 24, 2010, 07:14:51 PM »
Lord, have mercy.  Any news?

Not yet, Father. Tomorrow is the 'official' due date (Jan. 25th). If we don't have him by the 28th my wife will be induced that Thursday. The Good news is the baby has gain some weight. Praise God.
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« Reply #17 on: January 24, 2010, 07:38:55 PM »

Lord, have mercy!
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« Reply #18 on: January 24, 2010, 08:14:35 PM »
Praying for a safe/fast delivery and a very healthy baby!

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« Reply #19 on: January 25, 2010, 05:02:10 AM »
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« Reply #20 on: January 25, 2010, 01:54:17 PM »
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« Reply #21 on: January 25, 2010, 03:02:23 PM »
God be with you and your wife, and your unborn son. I am working at the moment on medieval women's prayers to Saint Margaret (who was believed to have a special care for pregnancy and childbirth). I shall think of you while I work!

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« Reply #22 on: January 25, 2010, 09:43:26 PM »
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #23 on: January 25, 2010, 10:57:46 PM »
Lord, have mercy.  Any news?

Not yet, Father. Tomorrow is the 'official' due date (Jan. 25th). If we don't have him by the 28th my wife will be induced that Thursday. The Good news is the baby has gain some weight. Praise God.

May the Lord continue to watch over your wife and child, and may He grant a healthy delivery for both of them!  Keep us posted!
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #24 on: February 01, 2010, 12:56:33 PM »
Grace and Peace Everyone,

We didn't induce last Thursday because the Doctor didn't see enough progress BUT we are at the Hospital today... PRAYERS!  :)
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« Reply #25 on: February 01, 2010, 03:19:24 PM »

Lord, have mercy!
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« Reply #26 on: February 02, 2010, 10:01:22 AM »
Grace and Peace,

Well, we are at the hospital with contractions. Today is the day!  :laugh:

Everything is looking good, the Doctor says. My wife is napping a little while things are quiet. Nurses are taking good care of us.
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #27 on: February 02, 2010, 10:17:48 AM »
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« Reply #28 on: February 02, 2010, 03:14:33 PM »
Aidan Michael was born at 12:50pm Feb. 2nd 2010 - 7 lbs. 4 oz. Yeah! Healthy and Alert!
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« Reply #29 on: February 02, 2010, 03:21:51 PM »
Many years! I am very happy that your son is a good size and healthy!

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« Reply #30 on: February 02, 2010, 03:26:32 PM »
Many years! I'm so glad to hear he's very big and healthy! I hope your wife will make a speedy recovery too.
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« Reply #31 on: February 02, 2010, 03:32:18 PM »
Congratulations and Glory to God!  ;D
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« Reply #32 on: February 02, 2010, 03:38:53 PM »

Glory be to God!

Many Years to young Aidan!
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Re: Prayers for a Healthy Baby Boy...
« Reply #33 on: February 02, 2010, 04:03:27 PM »
Glory to God for new life!  Congratulations, ignatius. ;D

I like that name Aidan.  My deacon and his wife named their second-born child Aidan after his birth about five years ago.
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« Reply #34 on: February 02, 2010, 05:47:34 PM »
Cpngratulations Ignatius! Somehow I thought you'd name him Ignatius.  :)
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« Reply #35 on: February 02, 2010, 06:35:09 PM »
Lord, have mercy!  Congratulations Ignatius! 

God grant you all many, many, many, many years!!

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Congratulations and Many Years!

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Glory be to God!  Congrats! :)

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« Reply #38 on: February 03, 2010, 06:44:57 PM »
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Glory to God! Many years to you all!
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« Reply #40 on: February 04, 2010, 12:29:43 AM »
Tomorrow my wife and baby boy will be coming home. Because of H1N1 my daughter Aerin has yet to actually meet her little brother. The Hospital will not allow any children 18 or younger in the infant wing in order to protect them from H1N1 and we completely understand but my daughter really is disappointed. So I am thrilled they will be coming home tomorrow!
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« Reply #41 on: February 06, 2010, 12:11:59 PM »
Many years to your son and congratulations to you and your entire family.  Glory to God :)
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« Reply #42 on: February 12, 2010, 07:46:39 PM »
Glory to God!  I'm sorry I didn't see this earlier.
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