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For the Newborns of the Philippines
« on: November 11, 2013, 05:51:38 PM »
I saw just now in the news that a baby girl was born at the makeshift hospital of Tacloban Airport, and another is on the way. There will be more babies born in the middle of the disaster, before the wounds are healed. Please pray for them and their parents, for the hope they bring to prevail.
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2013, 05:53:20 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2013, 06:28:56 PM »
Through the intercessions of Righteous Simeon the God-Receiver, LORD have mercy!

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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2013, 06:31:38 PM »
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2013, 06:42:05 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2013, 08:50:01 PM »
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #6 on: November 11, 2013, 09:37:58 PM »
Lord have mercy. Lord have mercy. Lord have mercy.
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #7 on: November 11, 2013, 11:55:05 PM »
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #8 on: November 12, 2013, 12:04:52 AM »
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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #9 on: November 12, 2013, 08:45:37 AM »
Lord, have mercy on these families.

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Re: For the Newborns of the Philippines
« Reply #10 on: November 13, 2013, 01:14:07 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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