A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

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A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by jruegg » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:28 am

In case you need a spiritual pick-me-up:

A 5 year old boy (grandson of a dear friend) was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma earlier this year (2018). Many people from across the country have worn the knees out of several pairs of pants in earnest prayer for this sweet little boy. On Monday, December 3, 2018, his doctors declared him cancer free.

Thank you, Jesus!

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by UncleBob » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:32 am

:taco:
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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by hugodrax » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:42 am

:taco:
I am also of the opinion that the Jesuits should be suppressed.

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by wosbald » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:51 am

+JMJ+

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by Del » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:51 am

Thanks be to God!
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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by tuttle » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:08 pm

:dance:
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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by Jester » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:11 pm

tuttle wrote:
Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:08 pm
:dance:
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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by gaining_age » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:21 pm

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by sweetandsour » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:33 pm

Praise indeed!
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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by Goose55 » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:39 pm

Bet his parents and grandparents are elated.
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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by TNLawPiper » Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:11 pm

Praise God!

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by JimVH » Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:37 pm

TNLawPiper wrote:
Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:11 pm
Praise God!
Indeed.

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by Nature of a Man » Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:00 am

:taco:

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Re: A Ray of Light in an Often Dark World

Post by Winton » Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:00 am

Praise God!

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