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  • Asking for prayers for Mrs. Seizethecarp who is having an operation today

    01/29/2015 7:45:00 AM PST · by Seizethecarp · 75 replies
    January 29, 2015 | Seizethecarp
    Mrs. STC is having a "revision" or possible total replacement to a 15-yr-old hip replacement today. The hip had started popping out recently resulting in 2 trips to the ER to get it back in, so the time had come. Mrs. STC has 3 rare bleeding disorders and almost expired during the original hip replacement, so she and her surgeon have put this operation off as long as possible. Mrs. STC is a retired RN and does a shift 2 hours a day, 5 days a week feeding Alzheimer's patients at the local nursing home, so when I left her...

    01/21/2015 3:09:00 PM PST · by · 1 replies ^ | 1.21.2015 | Sergey Kosyak
    12 hours ago 5:49 EST And now about the food. Just got a call from the front line. Today we went to Sands, Thin, Water ... more decided to move the train tomorrow. Although people are already waiting for us out there, that they were taken, but we thought that today will still appear to be in need of evacuation. And now, just have a call ....the village is North of Vodânnym and further away from the Sand. Massive shelling of DNRovcami, there are wounded and dead civilians, call asking to withdraw. Yesterday I did not write this, but thought...
  • Prayer request = Mrs Don-o (Update 194, 255, 318, 365, 394, 416)

    01/19/2015 11:59:08 AM PST · by don-o · 427 replies
    January 19, 2015 | don-o
    She fell and I could not get her up. En route to ER. BP was low and temp high. Blood sugar is OK Please pray and ping. Thank you
  • Prayer request for my cousin David

    01/02/2015 1:17:00 PM PST · by LonePalm · 85 replies
    LonePalm | 1/2/2015 | LonePalm
    I have just learned that my cousin David is in ICU at John's Hopkins after being diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer. He had his pancreas (with tumor) and damaged gall bladder removed in emergency surgery Christmas Eve. He is recovering but is still in ICU. I ask all of you for your prayers for his quick recovery. David and Faith celebrated their 31st wedding anniversary earlier last month. They have a daughter and two lovely young granddaughters, Anna 4 & Rosalie 1. Updates as I get them from his sister.
  • Uncle Billy has died (vanity)

    01/01/2015 10:30:01 AM PST · by the OlLine Rebel · 46 replies
    me | 1/1/2015 | me
    You may remember my earlier thread from last week. My Uncle Billy has died in the last hour.
  • Prayers requested for Sheila Robinson [Updte #201, 255, 287, 319, 348]

    12/19/2014 11:17:29 AM PST · by JustAmy · 404 replies
    12-19-2014 | JustAmy
    Graphic by MamaBear
  • Prayer Request

    12/17/2014 6:15:55 AM PST · by Secret Agent Man · 63 replies
    Just a quick prayer request for my pet Buster. He's having surgery this morning to remove a well-contained tumor in a lymph node. It should go well, but I ask for prayers for him and the medical staff working with him this morning. He's in good shape to recover and we're asking for everything to go smoothly and for a good recovery. Thanks,
  • Urgent prayer request needed for my father in ICU

    12/15/2014 3:42:41 PM PST · by DCBryan1 · 92 replies
    15 DEC 14 | Dcbryan1
    My father, James W. Bryan III 74, was in the hospital for dehydration. This morning at 10 AM he had a pulmonary embolus. Luckily he was very well oxygenated and was sent to ICU immediately. TPA anticoagulant was introduced and he is responding well to blood pressure medicine. Precedex given. working good. May have to increase. He is responding well to all medications. Thank you for your prayers and concerns. If you guys don't have an Trust or family plans in these types of events consider this a warning. Luckily we have everything set up should things go south.
  • Prayer request for my Dad

    12/03/2014 5:58:39 PM PST · by Eagles6 · 116 replies
    Vanity | 12/3/2014 | Eagles6
    Dad is going in to the hospital tomorrow for treatment of atrial fibrillation. They are going to try to shock his heart back into rhythm. If that doesn't work it's a pacemaker. Dad is 87, an Army Vet, wounded in an explosion in 1946 in the Phillipines while the US was supporting the Phillipine gov't during the Huk rebellion after WW2 . Mom and my sisters are upset. He's the most honorable man I've ever met and he and Mom are my best friends. They've been married 64 yrs.
  • Prayers requested for my sister and her family

    12/02/2014 3:45:37 PM PST · by JustAmy · 120 replies
    12-2-2014 | JustAmy
    Please say a prayer for my sister and her family. My 48 year old niece died suddenly Saturday night or Sunday morning. She has two sons, her mother, a sister and a brother. She has been under a doctor's care but her death was completely unexpected. Please pray for my family at this time of our grief. Thank you for your prayers. JustAmy

    11/27/2014 9:28:49 AM PST · by mabarker1 · 99 replies
    Family Call ^ | 11/27/2014 | MB1
    Just got a call that our Grandson collapsed to the floor while getting ready to go to Thanksgiving Dinner. Father thought he was playing and realized that was not the case. Got him awake and asked what happened and Grandson answered "I don't know" and then went out again. Transported to Hospital by EMS and are waiting further update/info. Prayers would be greatly appreciated for Him and the Family. His name is Josh. I have one Grandmother here that is freaking out due to lack of info. We are 10 hours away.
  • Please Pray for a Brother Knight and his 20 year old Son

    11/24/2014 5:47:41 PM PST · by infool7 · 233 replies
    Self | 11/24/2014 | Self
    Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ Please pray for one of my Brother Knights, his wife and his 20 year old son Drew whom, while away at college, has contracted a thus far unidentified illness. My friend and his wife have been at Drew’s bedside for over a week and from what I understand the prognosis is quite dire.
  • Prayer request for mamzelle's loved one--

    11/25/2014 7:05:28 AM PST · by Mamzelle · 28 replies
    Facing surgery today--not me, but lived one. Would appreciate prayers for a successful outcome.
  • Prayer needed for newborn

    11/25/2014 6:30:22 AM PST · by Heart of Georgia · 105 replies
    Prayer Vanity | 11-25-2014 | Self
    I know the power of prayer and I humbly ask for your prayers today for my grandson. He was born last evening at around 8:00, full term, and he appeared healthy. This morning came the heart-wrenching news that he is having difficulty breathing. He's being transported to Egleston this morning for what my son was told will be a procedure similar to an angioplasty.
  • Please Pray for My Family

    11/24/2014 6:44:01 AM PST · by garv · 135 replies
    Self | 11/24/14 | Self
    I am a long time Freeper here to ask my fellow Freepers to pray for my family. I have not been posting, but lurking for the last couple years because life has been difficult to say the least. I don't want to waste everyones time with a long sad story so I'll simply say things have hit rock bottom. My last hope fell through this morning and my family is going to be evicted from our home in three hours. My children are going to come home from school today to find out they are homeless. Please pray for my...
  • Prayer request

    11/21/2014 9:06:06 PM PST · by deputytess · 66 replies
    Please pray for my Dad he just got done proton therapy and is going through a rough time physically and emotionally. Thanks and God bless you.
  • Please pray for Mrs. FD 2003 -- unexpected surgery tonight

    11/12/2014 7:01:43 PM PST · by freedumb2003 · 218 replies
    Me | 11/12/2014 | Me
    My wife had a terrible gastric attack today. She went to the ER and the attending physician said that her small intestine wall should be 1/8" is more than an inch thick! I know I am not the most popular guy on this board and I have made many very unhappy. But for this moment, can you please put aside that and pray for my wife? I 100% assure you that everyone who ever met her made it clear I married up and even my family loves her more than I. With good reason/ She is the sort of person...
  • Prayer Request for my Wife's Surgery coming up on November 19, 2014

    11/08/2014 2:52:30 PM PST · by TNoldman · 56 replies
    11-8-2014 | TNoldman
    I am asking for Prayers for my Wife's Surgery coming up on November 19, 2014. She is having a Sist removed from an ovary. May all go well and easy and fast healing. It will be done on an Outpatient basis. Thank you God.
  • Vanity Post- Prayer request

    11/08/2014 7:36:53 AM PST · by MissEdie · 18 replies
    Self | November 8, 2014 | MissEdie
    Freepers I am asking for you to pray for a friend and colleague who lost her husband in a car accident in Clarendon County, SC Wednesday night. They have 5 small children and everyone in the area is heartbroken because they are really good people and do a lot for the community.
  • Freeper Arrowhead1952 needs prayers [update at reply 401]

    11/07/2014 3:01:52 PM PST · by WhyisaTexasgirlinPA · 438 replies
    Prayer email | 11/07/2014 | WhyisaTexasgirlinPA
    Arrowhead (John) fell off a 20’ ladder at work, onto his head, and has a severe brain injury! Broke all the bones in his face and skull, broke his shoulder blade and some ribs. His last post was 10/20 in the morning. He fell about 2pm that same day and was LifeFlighted to the hospital; then, after about 6 hours of surgery, he went directly to ICU. It was touch and go for days in critical condition. After 2 weeks in ICU he has been transferred to a Specialty Neurological Rehab center in Austin, as of 11/3. He can move...
  • Prayer Request for Freeper Gefn

    10/01/2014 9:50:21 PM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 261 replies
    Now | Me
    Freeper Gefn is in the ER with possibly failing kidneys. She contacted me to ask for your prayers. She'd also appreciate it if you'd post any favorite LOLcritters you might have - she's alone and scared and in a lot of pain, and she really loves them.
  • Prayers are requested for Diver Dave

    09/29/2014 1:30:52 PM PDT · by JustAmy · 171 replies
    9-29-2014 | JustAmy
  • Possible mini stroke, being admitted

    09/24/2014 1:41:15 PM PDT · by RaceBannon · 179 replies
    self | self
    Ct scan negative, they want MRI, need to be admitted for that, face still numb
  • Prayer Request

    09/22/2014 6:42:58 PM PDT · by US Navy Vet · 30 replies
    22 Sept 2014 | US Navy Vet
    Let's all be in prayer for these kids who RIGHT NOW are being launched off of OUR US Navy Aircraft Carriers to strike Targets in Syria. THIS SCARES ME TO NO END!
  • THE HOUR HAS COME (Oklahoma Archbishop Coakley on impending Black Mass)

    09/19/2014 9:54:40 AM PDT · by NYer · 19 replies
    archokc ^ | September 19, 2014 | Archbishop Paul S. Coakley
    On Sunday, Sept. 21, a local satanic sect apparently will be allowed to conduct a public act of blasphemy in the form of a so-called black mass at the Civic Center in Oklahoma City. In spite of an overwhelming outcry of alarm from around the world, our city leaders will allow this outrage to take place in a publicly supported facility. They will not accede to the reasonable requests of local citizens to stop this outright mockery of the Catholic Mass nor the reasonable concerns of so many that this satanic ritual invokes powers of evil and invites them into...
  • Prayer request for Basil. In ICU after a fall. (Update at post #135, 138)

    09/01/2014 8:34:15 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 156 replies
    freepmail | September 1, 2014 | Jim Robinson
    Just found out that Basil is in the ICU with a subdural hematoma as the result of a fall earlier in the week. Prayers up for our dear Mari. God bless.
  • Prayers urgently needed for fragile boy (sad news update at #57)

    08/27/2014 10:41:09 AM PDT · by Pajamajan · 74 replies
    Prayers are urgently needed for my friend's foster son Sebastian. He is a very fragile child with multiple disabilities. He has had a couple of succesful surgeries to correct some of his problems but unfortunately, after coming home from hospital, he has had severe complications. They will be testing him today to see how responsive he is. The doctors are not sure why he is having so many problems and don't know what else they can do. Please also pray for comfort for his family . Thank you so much for your prayers.
  • Prayer request

    08/26/2014 12:47:17 PM PDT · by Marie · 133 replies
    vanity | 8/26/2014 | self
    Sorry folks, I'm not sure where to put this, but we've got a prayer request. My 20 year old son has been in the hospital for the last few days. They didn't know what has started all of this, but he had a heart attack last night. Right now, we're waiting for tests to come back and I'm scared out of my mind. He's just too young for this.
  • Prayer request for a boy named Andy

    08/20/2014 10:14:22 AM PDT · by Morgana · 43 replies
    His name is Andy, he is 12 years old. He was taken by CPS from his guardian and put into a foster home. I have reason to suspect he was abused, but am waiting for everything to come out in the wash with the trial. The child has suffered so much in his early life and all he ever wanted was a home. Pray the justice system works and this boy finds it.
  • Fighting Desecration with Prayer (Counter the OKC black mass)

    08/07/2014 2:13:56 PM PDT · by mojito · 7 replies
    New Liturgical Movement ^ | 8/6/2014 | Gregory DiPippo
    ...The Oklahoma Civic Center Music Hall in Oklahoma City is planning on hosting a “black Mass” on September 21st. His Grace Paul Coakley, the Archbishop of Oklahoma City, has called upon all of the Catholics of his diocese to join in prayer against this event. The full text of the letter can be read here: "In spite of repeated requests, there has been no indication that the City intends to prevent this event from taking place. ... Since it seems this event will not be cancelled, I am calling on all Catholics of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City to counteract...
  • Prayer Request

    08/01/2014 2:53:34 PM PDT · by US Navy Vet · 28 replies
    01 Aug 2014 | US Navy Vet
    Please pray for my job, we have a HUGE project going on(Equipment Inventory) that was supposed to be done by 30 July but we are having problems locating alot of items. My direct boss gets back on Monday and he will NOT be happy at all. Please pray for miracles to happen next week. Thank You!
  • prayer request for my brother

    07/31/2014 12:09:49 PM PDT · by heartwood · 34 replies
    July 31, 2014 | self
    He is suffering from a dreadful flare-up of mental illness now. Please pray for healing for him and strength and wisdom for the rest of us.
  • Prayers for my 7 week old baby son

    07/15/2014 12:30:09 PM PDT · by djsunzi · 108 replies
    Please pray for my 7-week old son Tim, who needs to be treated intravenously with the antiviral drug acyclovir in hospital. Quite traumatic for me and wife who has to be in hospital to feed him. Please pray he recovers quickly so he can come home. Thank you and God Bless.
  • Prayer Request-Please Pray For Fragile Boy Having Surgery Today

    07/08/2014 9:01:22 AM PDT · by Pajamajan · 53 replies
    FReepers-can you please pray for my friend's foster son. He is having gastric surgery today. It is not a complicated procedure, but, because he is fragile, and has multiple disabilities, it is difficult for him to have any sort of surgery. Your prayers for him are most appreciated.
  • Please pray for me. I am having bowel troubles with bleeding - update at #122

    07/07/2014 5:13:40 AM PDT · by OneVike · 178 replies
    Yesterday I asked some friends to pray for me over at facebook, because I was having some stomach troubles. Well this morning I think my troubles may be worse than I thought. Yesterday I woke up with severe cramps and bowel pains that lasted about 20 minutes until I had a movement. The pain went away, but I was sweating bullets and the whole experience was extremely painful. Then about 45 minutes later it all happened again, but this time all that came out was bile. I again felt better afterwards, and then every 45 minutes through the day I...
  • Prayer request for a friend's father

    07/02/2014 9:42:10 AM PDT · by martin_fierro · 38 replies
    7/2/14 | marty
    Hi all -- Seeking prayers for a friend's dad out in Vegas. He's almost 86 and was overcome by the heat yesterday. He had collapsed at an outdoor business and by the time he was found he had a high internal temperature, heatstroke and at least 2nd degree burns on his arms and legs where they touched the pavement. Thanks so much for prayers.
  • Prayer warriors needed [Update at post 38]

    06/17/2014 11:17:10 AM PDT · by deoetdoctrinae · 42 replies
    My heart | 6-17-2014 | Me
    My wife and I have a dear friend who is in urgent need of your prayers. Ann has had a variety of health issues for some time, but they have now worsened. She has been moved from a regular room into intensive care because of increasing problems with her liver. I've seen the power of prayer here many times, and ask you to join us in praying for God's healing touch for Ann.
  • URGENT PRAYER REQUEST for Fr. Najeeb and Christians of Iraq

    06/12/2014 1:24:18 PM PDT · by BlatherNaut · 23 replies ^ | 6/10/14 | Lisa Graas
    The message below was posted nine hours ago on the Facebook page of Province of St. Joseph, Dominican Friars. Please pray. It appears that Fr. Najeeb may have been martyred. ——————– Fr. Legge wrote this morning: Here’s my quick translation of the email message sent early this morning by Fr. Najeeb. Bad news. I write you in a situation of violence in Mosul that is very critical and even apocalyptic. Most of the inhabitants of the city have already abandoned their houses and fled into the villages and are sleeping in the open without anything to eat or drink. Many...
  • Prayer Request

    06/12/2014 10:00:51 AM PDT · by US Navy Vet · 31 replies
    12 June 2014 | US Navy Vet
    Ok all, Yesterday my wife(who works at the Omaha VA Hospital/RN) slipped and fell on a damp tile deck in a patient's room(they had shampooed the passageway(carpet) and it was still damp). Anyway she broke her L. Wrist and her 4th toe R. Foot and "Goose Egged" her head. Her Senior RN is still deciding what to do with her.
  • Prayer Request: Employment after almost 2 years without

    06/10/2014 2:43:20 PM PDT · by A Formerly Proud Canadian · 36 replies
    A Formerly Proud Canadian
    Good afternoon, After almost two years of unemployment and a divorce, I ask for prayer that I obtain employment in my field very soon. Tomorrow and Thursday is the Global Petroleum Show in Calgary and a part of it is a job fair I am attending. I am praying that I can get a position in accounting or finance in Calgary. As I married soon after graduating, I was unable to pursue a designation, and after the divorce, I had no desire to pursue a designation, so that is a disadvantage. Please pray that the Lord sees fit to bless...
  • Prayer request for my Dad

    06/02/2014 11:20:01 PM PDT · by Eagles6 · 50 replies
    6/3/2014 | Eagles6
    Asking for prayers for my Dad. He is 86 and has been in the hospital since yesterday for a bowel obstruction. Dad and Mom have been married for 60 yrs. and we are all devout Catholics. Dad is a disabled Army Vet, making Master Seargent before being medically discharged after being wounded in an explosion in the Phillipines during the communist Huk rebellion. He seems to be slowly improving but we need him home.
  • Prayer Request for my little sister

    06/02/2014 12:27:48 PM PDT · by jack308 · 51 replies
    Vanity ^ | 06/02/14 | Jack308
    I just found out that my sister has metastatic breast cancer that has spread to her spine. She had no problems with her mammogram last year so this makes me worry that it is aggressive. She is 62. Any prayers for her would be very much appreciated.
  • Please Pray for my daughter and family

    05/25/2014 6:31:23 PM PDT · by PigRigger · 113 replies
    Please pray for my daughter Amanda....she is in serious trouble and needs God's love, guidance and intervention in her life....please pray for my wife and I to have the strength and love to see this through...
  • Prayers for my child

    05/21/2014 7:50:55 PM PDT · by redgolum · 208 replies
    My child was born today. She is in the ICU at Iowa City. We made it 34 weeks. So far baby's lungs are the main issue, but she is progressing ok
  • Please pray for my daughter today.

    05/20/2014 3:40:20 AM PDT · by thackney · 97 replies
    Myself | May 20, 2014 | Myself
    Saturday morning my daughter Caitlin was thrown from her horse. She landed badly on hard ground breaking her right thumb and her left shoulder. The top of the humerus is broken off and twisted behind. The surgery is scheduled for noon central time. It is expected to be a day surgery. With God's help, she and all of us will get through this quickly. She is in good spirits. She is a tough barrel racer, but she is only 13. God Bless you all for your prayers.
  • URGENT: PLEASE PRAY for a friend who has "flesh-eating bacteria" disease [Update #99]

    05/17/2014 1:35:40 PM PDT · by pax_et_bonum · 234 replies
    A dear friend of ours has been hospitalized and had emergency surgery this morning. The doctors removed the muscle of his right forearm and most of the tissue around his left hip. They say that he will not be able to use the fingers of his right hand and that he will not walk again. They say the disease will remain in his system for up to six weeks, so his ordeal is far from over. Please pray for him. He is a very, very good and kind man. Our friend is a master electrician, and he is a young...
  • Prayer Request [Update #110, 141]

    05/10/2014 3:26:30 PM PDT · by Smokin' Joe · 163 replies
    Smokin' Joe and family | May 10, 2014 | Me
    Please Join our family in prayer: Almighty Father, please heal our sister Dolly: send Your Angels to guide her physicians and surgeons, and to guard against all evil as she undergoes quadruple bypass surgery and recovers. Please ease her worries and those of her entire family by granting Your Peace, especially to her mother, her sisters, and her husband, and take care of her needs and those of her loved ones during this difficult time as only You can. I ask this in the Holy Name of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Amen.
  • Prayer Request

    05/02/2014 9:15:01 AM PDT · by US Navy Vet · 19 replies
    02 May 2014 | US Navy Vet
    Let's all be in DEEP, EARNEST PRAYER for Rep Gowdy. This is HUGE!
  • Prayer Request: Please Pray for My Mom Having Knee Surgery Today

    04/09/2014 4:08:28 AM PDT · by Pajamajan · 43 replies
    My mom is in her senior years and having surgery on her knee today. Any prayers for her would be most appreciated.
  • Prayer request for onyx's husband [Updates: 729, 841, 893, 911, 1108, 1171, 1222, 1390, 1501, 1575]

    04/05/2014 8:38:10 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 1,923 replies
    April 5, 2014 | Jim Robinson
    Onyx's husband (DrO) is now in the hospital with heart problems and other serious health issues. Prayer support would be greatly appreciated. Prayers for onyx and DrO on the way, Lord hear our prayers, God bless,