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Offline celticfan1888

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Family Issues
« on: November 16, 2012, 09:42:58 PM »
I'm going through some tough family issues at the moment, and I am asking for your prayers. The past few days have been very hard for me.

Essentially my mother and I are having some major issues, and it is tearing the family apart, and stressing out my fiancee to the point of tears.
« Last Edit: November 16, 2012, 09:57:53 PM by celticfan1888 »
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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2012, 08:08:13 AM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2012, 08:35:33 AM »
Lord, have mercy on all.

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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2012, 01:26:59 PM »
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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2012, 12:50:20 AM »
Lord have mercy on celticfan1888 and his family.
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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #5 on: November 18, 2012, 12:53:57 AM »
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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #6 on: November 18, 2012, 04:51:43 AM »
Essentially my mother and I are having some major issues, and it is tearing the family apart, and stressing out my fiancee to the point of tears.

Moms can be like that.

Lord, have mercy!
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aurum omnes victa iam pietate colunt.
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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #7 on: November 18, 2012, 10:40:39 AM »
Lord, have mercy on celticfan 1888 and his family.
Guide them in these difficult times with your love, wisdom and grace.
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Re: Family Issues
« Reply #8 on: November 18, 2012, 05:57:41 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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