Skip to comments.Prayer Request (Please and Thank You!)
Posted on 02/02/2012 2:12:18 AM PST by shibumi
My oldest son, Michael (Mick) who just turned 27 last month, has been a Type 1 Diabetic with zero pancreatic function (and all the complications which that implies) since he was 12 years old.
About an hour ago, we received a call from the IU Medical Center Transplant Team, where he has been on the recipient list for about a year. They have a possible donor.
Mick is now en route to Indianapolis to begin the pre-op at 7AM.
Your prayers would be appreciated for both my son and for the salvation of the soul of the potential donor, who has just passed from this life.
prayers are up and running
My son is 28 and dittos.
And more prayer back for your son - may he be well as well.
Stay calm God IS in charge now. IU med center has a wonderful staff. They take care of the patient and the family. Ask and you shall receive.
If you need any specific prayers let us know.
Much love and all blessings to you and your son. I am praying many, many prayers that all goes as smooth as silk as every aspect of this opportunity unfolds. Take care and, as you can find the time, let us know how things are going.
More prayers on the way.
Your son is in my prayers, along with the repose of the soul of the donor. (awkward to phrase, but great, just the same)
Thank you all!
My most sincere and heartfelt prayers go out to your son, your entire family and the potential donor’s family as well. My Mom was diagnosed diabetic at 18 mos. old (in 1940) - she received a kidney transplant when I was a Jr. in High School (Christmas Day, 1988). I remember well all the emotions.
May God hold all of you in his embrace and may you all be blessed with the peace that surpasses all understanding. I will be thinking of all of you (and the teams of doctors as well). May this person and family’s gift bring the gift of life and good health to as many people as possible - most especially for your son.
Prayers up and continuing for Michael, for you and the rest of your family, and for the wonderful donor and family.
Thank you both.
I feel like the prayers of FReepers are helping already!
Pinging a few folks to this important prayer thread so they can help get the word out to as many FReeper Prayer Warriors as possible!
May God keep you and your family in his loving arms with great healing for your son......
Thanks to each and every one of you!
I’ll be off line for a bit, but I appreciate all your prayers.
This is going to be quite a day!
Sent. And may God Bless.
Prayers for your son and the soul of the donor and the doner’s family.
Prayers for your son and for the donor. Stay strong.
Fingers are crossed and prayers are out for him and for a speedy recovery!
And bless the person who gave for him.
Oh, shibumo!!! That is incredible news! May G-d bless every step of the way for your son and all of you!!! I will SO be praying for you all.
Prayers for successful treatment.
Awww heck. I used to know how to avoid that particular typo. I am so excited for you and your family. And many blessings on the family who chose to offer such a gift.
Ping FRiends for a FRiend, please.
Pinging a few more folks with lists who may wish to do a courtesy ping for this very important prayer request.
We are keeping Shibumi, son Michael (who is likely getting his transplant today), and family, the teams of medical providers, as well as the donor’s soul and family in our prayers, and other possible organ recipients and their families, too.
Prayers! Keep us posted as you get the chance. Thanks.
Good wishes to Mick, and prayers up!
Prayers from Texas.
One of my customers had a pancreatic transplant and is doing very well.
Wish the same for your Son.
Prayers for a great match, skilled surgeons, and no complications!
Prayers for the donors loved ones.
Prayers up for a successful surgery and speedy recovery.
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Shibumi’s son . . . transplant etc.
We are keeping Shibumi, son Michael (who is likely getting his transplant today), and family, the teams of medical providers, as well as the donors family in our prayers, and other possible organ recipients and their families, too.
Prayers have been sent!
Praying for Mick. May God guide the hands of the surgeons and may Micks body receive this new organ. May Micks recovery be fast and may Gods peace that passes all understanding be with his family and friends. In Jesus name AMEN!!!!!!!!!!!!
Prayers up, my friend. Please keep us posted.
Praying for a good recovery and that Mick’s body will accept the foreign organ gracefully. Praying that his doctors hands and minds are steady.
Praying for the family of the donor, may they feel some comfort knowing their family member is giving life to (hopefully) several other people including Mick!
prayers for both and best of luck!
Dear Heavenly Father, We pray on behalf of our brother, Mick. Lord, please guide the surgeons with knowledge and skill. Make Mick’s body whole and healed. Please be with the family and we pray that they feel Your love and compassion. We also pray, Lord, for the soul of the person who selflessly donated his organ to Mick. May he or she rejoice with You in their act of kindness and love. May peace be bestowed upon the family of the deceased with the hope that they accept one death and rejoice in the saving of another brother or son. In This I Pray. Amen.
**** Please keep us updated. Prayers your way. Hugs, Mom
I join in earnest, urgent prayer for Shibumi’s son!
Prayers for your son and for your family.
Prayers that all goes well.
Prayers for Mick.