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Offline Trazer

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Pray for me...
« on: January 29, 2014, 09:08:47 AM »
I have been feeling bipolar this few days and I would appreciate your prayers.
I have a major exam in November that's going to decide my entire future -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Singapore-Cambridge_GCE_Ordinary_Level and here I am sitting around wailing in self-pity and not studying. I just really do not see a point in doing anything now.
I really feel broken... and sad... Sometimes I just feel like giving up and just...
I feel as if I'm squandering my life away...

I'm not sure if this matters but I have not been made catechumen yet.

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner...
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Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.

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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2014, 09:22:33 AM »
Lord have mercy.

Are the language parts oral or written? If it's written you should probably make sure your Chinese Hanzi are up to the task.
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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2014, 09:44:50 AM »

Lord, have mercy and ease your stress, open your mind and give you strength.

November is still far off.  Relax and take it one day at a time.  Just assign one hour in the afternoon and evening for studies.
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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2014, 03:20:02 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Trazer.

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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2014, 03:34:31 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2014, 05:53:55 PM »
Lord have mercy, guide your servant and child Trazer in your true grace and light.
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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #6 on: January 29, 2014, 06:38:47 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2014, 12:32:46 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #8 on: January 30, 2014, 01:31:40 AM »
Lord have mercy.

Take it one day at a time, split up into small segments, and do not forget to pray.
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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #9 on: February 09, 2014, 01:26:21 AM »
I have been there, Lord have mercy.

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Re: Pray for me...
« Reply #10 on: February 09, 2014, 03:15:28 PM »
Lord have mercy.

St. Pantaleimon, pray for us.
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