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Offline Papist

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Help with School and Work
« on: July 17, 2013, 12:21:15 AM »
I'm sorry to be asking for prayers for myself, but I am on the verge of burn out. At the beginning of the summer I signed up for four classes thinking that I would not have to work until august. However, because of how things turned out, I ended up with a full time job (thanks be to God!) but I kept my classes.

At this point in the summer, I am studying a ridiculous number of hours each day, and I'm falling behind on assignments. Additionally, I am just exhausted at work.  Please pray for me to get a second wind.
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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2013, 01:05:49 AM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2013, 01:07:02 AM »
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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2013, 07:35:01 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Papist.

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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #4 on: July 18, 2013, 10:31:13 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

What are you studying?
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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #5 on: July 18, 2013, 11:45:41 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

What are you studying?
Finishing up my course work for my MA in philosophy. Currently taking: Contemporary Philosophy, Natural Theology, Plato's Republic, and Research and Design for Thesis Students. I will be writing my thesis this fall and hopefully graduating in December. Then applications to doctoral studies.
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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #6 on: July 18, 2013, 12:15:05 PM »
I feel your pain. I studied Philosophy many moons ago. There is no sure fire headache like it.

Lord have mercy.

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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #7 on: July 18, 2013, 12:31:09 PM »
Lord have mercy.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: Help with School and Work
« Reply #8 on: July 18, 2013, 12:34:08 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

What are you studying?
Finishing up my course work for my MA in philosophy. Currently taking: Contemporary Philosophy, Natural Theology, Plato's Republic, and Research and Design for Thesis Students. I will be writing my thesis this fall and hopefully graduating in December. Then applications to doctoral studies.

Impressive. Good luck!
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