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« on: August 12, 2017, 02:33:44 PM »
...is the man I found wandering aimlessly in my neighbourhood as I took my evening walk.  He was stumbling about because he had just taken some medication and was increasingly having trouble walking straight.  As I walked with him back to my place to get him some food and help, I learned that he was just released from a psychiatric hospital and was in my area visiting his girlfriend at a local mental health facility, from which he left to find a bus stop and got lost.  After talking to his sister on the phone, I got more information about his situation and waited with him while the police came to take him to a local hospital and, most likely, back to the psychiatric hospital from which he was discharged. 

He was a nice and amiable man, a military veteran who carried with him only the clothes he was wearing, a wristwatch, and Bible ("The King James Version, not the Authorized Version, because they changed the words in that one and it's not as accurate" ;)), but with some serious psychiatric issues and a difficult family situation.  Please pray for him and his family.  Thanks.
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Re: Joseph...
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2017, 02:37:00 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Joseph...
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2017, 02:38:14 PM »
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« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2017, 02:38:46 PM »
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« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2017, 02:59:03 PM »
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Re: Joseph...
« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2017, 03:00:35 PM »
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Re: Joseph...
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2017, 05:41:41 PM »
Thank you for this, Mor. Lord, have mercy on the man.
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« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2017, 05:50:25 PM »
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« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2017, 05:54:52 PM »
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« Reply #9 on: August 12, 2017, 06:41:26 PM »
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« Reply #10 on: August 12, 2017, 06:44:05 PM »
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Re: Joseph...
« Reply #11 on: August 13, 2017, 03:43:14 AM »
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Re: Joseph...
« Reply #12 on: August 13, 2017, 04:10:16 PM »
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