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Offline Volnutt

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Prayers for Syria
« on: November 08, 2011, 02:13:25 AM »
That peace might be restored there soon and that the Christians of Syria might be kept safe and be able to witness to their countrymen. Insh'allah.

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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2011, 09:21:13 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2011, 09:59:40 AM »
Lord, have mercy.

What a mess it is over there, and more people dying each day. :(
She's touring the facility/and picking up slack.
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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #3 on: November 08, 2011, 10:38:49 AM »
yaa Rabb urHam!
Question a friend, perhaps he did not do it; but if he did anything so that he may do it no more.
A hasty quarrel kindles fire,
and urgent strife sheds blood.
If you blow on a spark, it will glow;
if you spit on it, it will be put out;
                           and both come out of your mouth

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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #4 on: November 08, 2011, 10:50:10 AM »
Kyrie, eleison!

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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2011, 02:01:04 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #6 on: November 08, 2011, 04:48:25 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #7 on: November 09, 2011, 09:56:57 PM »
That peace might be restored there soon and that the Christians of Syria might be kept safe and be able to witness to their countrymen. Insh'allah.

Amen! Lord have mercy!
To God be the Glory in all things! Amen!

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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #8 on: November 09, 2011, 11:10:24 PM »
These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. -The Lord Jesus

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Re: Prayers for Syria
« Reply #9 on: November 11, 2011, 11:30:26 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
“But I say to you who hear: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, and pray for those who spitefully use you. To him who strikes you on the one cheek, offer the other also. And from him who takes away your cloak, do not withhold your tunic either.” +Luke 6:27-29