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for my sister
« on: July 07, 2010, 05:16:25 PM »
Brothers and Sisters in Christ Jesus,

Some of you may remember previous prayer requests I have posted for my sister, Carolyn, who was struggling with what was a seemingly undiagnosed hormone issue that led to extreme weight loss and depression.  It has recently come out that she has developed anorexia nervosa and is now in an in-patient treatment facility to help her combat this issue.  Please pray that the Lord Jesus not only lighten her load through giving her a healthy appetite and proper self-image but that the emotional turmoil caused by this revelation be calmed and my family support one another, and especially my sister, through this difficult time.

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2010, 05:19:35 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2010, 06:30:01 PM »

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2010, 06:56:20 PM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: for my sister
« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2010, 06:57:24 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2010, 07:04:32 PM »
Prayer's / Molitve / Молитве......

Господе Помилуј....Амин
Lord have Mercy.....Amen
Gospode Pomiluj...Amin

Prayers for Healing ,For Your Sister , wife and You....Amen
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ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: for my sister
« Reply #6 on: July 07, 2010, 07:05:21 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2010, 08:13:08 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: for my sister
« Reply #8 on: July 07, 2010, 09:45:44 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Thy servant, Carolyn.

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Re: for my sister
« Reply #9 on: July 08, 2010, 10:05:43 AM »
Lord, have mercy
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #10 on: July 08, 2010, 11:21:29 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: for my sister
« Reply #11 on: July 08, 2010, 02:37:28 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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