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Offline Rdunbar123

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prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« on: February 01, 2012, 02:38:49 PM »
Please pray for my 31 year old son who has entered  a rehab program for drug treatment. Has been using bath salts? until recently I was  unaware  this was such a widespread problem.

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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2012, 02:46:55 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

I have no idea what kind of 'high' you get from bath salts but I'm glad he has entered a rehab program for treatment. May the Lord give him strength to overcome his drug habits.
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2012, 02:56:00 PM »
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2012, 03:01:47 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

I have no idea what kind of 'high' you get from bath salts but I'm glad he has entered a rehab program for treatment. May the Lord give him strength to overcome his drug habits.

Apparently from what i have learned, legal in most places, worse than most other drugs according to the police. Like I said, I had  no Idea things were that bad. He had passed drug tests for employment but apparently these are not tested for.

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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #4 on: February 01, 2012, 03:09:50 PM »
Lord have mercy!  I have a daughter in rehab for crystal meth use so I understand your situation.

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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #5 on: February 01, 2012, 03:11:30 PM »

May the Lord have mercy and grant him strength to overcome his addiction.
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2012, 03:19:24 PM »
Will pray for him.

On another note, please get involved with Al-Anon.  They offer a lot of healthy support and a chance for you to grow through this.
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #7 on: February 01, 2012, 03:26:11 PM »
+1 for al-anon. They know what you need to know.

Bath salts are new on the addiction scene. Little is known about the detox process and any long term effects. This stuff really seems nasty from what I have heard. This will be a rocky road for him and for you.

You both are in my prayers.

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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #8 on: February 01, 2012, 05:45:45 PM »
Lord have mercy on your servant!

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« Reply #9 on: February 01, 2012, 09:11:50 PM »
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #10 on: February 01, 2012, 10:47:40 PM »
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #11 on: February 01, 2012, 11:39:23 PM »
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #13 on: February 02, 2012, 12:16:47 AM »
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« Reply #14 on: February 02, 2012, 02:08:50 AM »
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« Reply #15 on: February 02, 2012, 03:48:56 AM »
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #17 on: February 07, 2012, 10:41:02 PM »
Lord have mercy! May the Lord be with your son and help him break free from this bondage!

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« Reply #18 on: February 08, 2012, 05:18:57 PM »
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Re: prayers for son entering drug treatment and rehab
« Reply #19 on: February 11, 2012, 06:23:36 PM »
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