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Offline ImperfectRose

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Prayers for an atheist friend
« on: January 06, 2011, 03:50:30 AM »
Please pray for my friend. I have known him for almost a year, and he is an atheist. He does not believe in any sort of God and takes our Lord's name in vain constantly.

Lord, have mercy on his soul!
Psalm 57:2 "I will cry out to God Most High, To God who performs all things for me."
Psalm 62:1 "Truly my soul silently waits for God; From Him comes my salvation."
Psalm 59:9 "I will wait for You, O You his Strength; For God is my defense."
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Re: Prayers for an atheist friend
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2011, 03:53:32 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Prayers for an atheist friend
« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2011, 10:00:59 AM »
Lord, have mercy! +

It may be a phase. Unfortunately, we never know. My daughter (26) and her husband (30) are very passionate, actively outspoken atheists, and I am always trying to convince myself that it's a phase, it will pass, but, in all honesty, I am not sure. My son-in-law's grandfather is over 80 already, and he still is a militant atheist... We can always pray though.
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Re: Prayers for an atheist friend
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2011, 12:58:41 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for an atheist friend
« Reply #4 on: January 07, 2011, 02:32:00 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for an atheist friend
« Reply #5 on: January 07, 2011, 03:46:13 PM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Prayers for an atheist friend
« Reply #6 on: January 07, 2011, 03:56:02 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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