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Offline Prisca

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prayer request :)
« on: April 17, 2006, 04:08:15 PM »
hello everyone...

just wanted to ask for prayer...

dh and I are in a rough situation with some family members and I am dealing with much anger--it is really hard. please pray for my own repentance and for God's mercy on me and my family...please pray that God will bless those that have hurt me and give them what they need.

also, i am moving across country bright week, and we have lots of financial stuff going on. dh needs a job. :) i know God will sustain our needs, but i tend to worry about things a lot.

thank you! may He shine His face upon you all...

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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2006, 04:11:32 PM »
Of course I'll be happy to pray for you and your loved ones, hoping that the move will go well and that your anxiety will be reduced.

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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2006, 04:16:24 PM »
thank you chris! :)

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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2006, 08:15:03 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2006, 09:24:17 PM »
Prisca,   May the Lord have mercy on you and your family.  There is no better time than now to pray for repentence and go to confession before Holy Pascha.  

pray for me a sinner,

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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #5 on: April 19, 2006, 08:01:03 AM »
Lord have mercy
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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #6 on: April 19, 2006, 09:28:36 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #7 on: April 19, 2006, 11:46:55 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #8 on: April 19, 2006, 04:58:29 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: prayer request :)
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2006, 03:59:56 PM »
Lord have Mercy!

Your dh wouldn't happen to be an engineer of some sort would he?  they are hiring all the time where I am.  I could use some other Orthodox women around me!
Not so subtle hint there :)