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Online wainscottbl

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Home, School, Illness
« on: October 23, 2013, 03:44:42 PM »
Pray for my situation right now. In short I am living at home with my parents going to school online and I particularly have a strained relationship with my dad. It's not really severe, but there is, in short, a strained relationship even though there is love. Also get really frustrated with my parents sometimes. There is some deep stuff that goes back to childhood though nothing serious--more like a disordered family. I'd move out an work except my epilepsy does not allow it and the state suspended my license and I cannot get them back unless I am seizure free for three months--which I never am. So I am at the generosity of my parents in terms of money until I get my disability which will be a while. So a lot of stress I am trying to make the best off. Thanks in advance
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Re: Home, School, Illness
« Reply #1 on: October 23, 2013, 03:46:33 PM »

May the Lord ease your situation with your parents.  May you find peace with them, and they with you.  May your illness subside and may God grant you good health.

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Home, School, Illness
« Reply #2 on: October 23, 2013, 03:52:34 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Home, School, Illness
« Reply #3 on: October 23, 2013, 06:51:33 PM »
Lord, have mercy on wainscottbl.
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Re: Home, School, Illness
« Reply #4 on: October 23, 2013, 08:19:03 PM »
Lord have mercy on your servant.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

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