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Offline Donna Rose

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requesting prayers
« on: March 01, 2005, 02:22:05 AM »
i am having a very rough time w/ a lot lately...i would be very grateful for any prayers for strength, for me and my family. thank you.

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Re: requesting prayers
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2005, 09:21:34 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: requesting prayers
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2005, 11:50:47 AM »
Prayers for the calming of rough waters.

An old timer is a man who's had a lot of interesting experiences -- some of them true.

Grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, the good fortune to run into the ones I do, and the eyesight to tell the difference.

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Re: requesting prayers
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2005, 08:38:50 PM »
Lord, have mercy.  May He strengthen you in all you do.
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Re: requesting prayers
« Reply #4 on: March 02, 2005, 08:52:25 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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