Widgets Magazine
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Family

  1. #1
    HCR Ole' Head Cowboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Washington
    Posts
    9,583
    Thanks
    7,482
    Thanked 7,150 Times in 3,281 Posts

    Default Family

    Well, first off, let me ask that if you're friends with me on Facebook, please don't mention or discuss any of this with me where others can see it. As of yet, it's not public knowledge and I'd like it to stay that way. So, that's much appreciated, since I'm friends with quite a few of you on there.

    Now, here's what's going on. My oldest brother's wife decided to leave him and file for divorce. Not going to get into the particulars of it, aside from that they have two kids together, and that I'd like prayer for all of them(and me, if you don't mind). My brother went through a pretty rough stretch right after it happened, but he's dealing much better with all of it now. It's also encouraging to see him get into the Word even more than he was, and work on his own issues instead of trying to pinpoint hers.

    So, if you could pray for strength, wisdom, and people to surround my brother during this time, that would be great. If you could pray for my sister in-law that she would see the seriousness of her decision, and that God would bring her closer to Him, and that He'd put the right people in her life, that would also be great. If you can pray for my nephews(oldest is 5, and the youngest will turn 4 next week) that they will not be affected very negatively by this, that they'll be able to see God's love for them despite the situation, and whatever else you feel appropriate to pray for young children going through their parents divorce.

    I'm headed back home for about two weeks(not just for this situation, but also for a family reunion) and I'll be spending a lot of time with my brother, so pray that I have wisdom in what I say, and that I'll be able to be a comfort to him. I'm not sure if I'll see my sister in-law, but if I do, pray that I'll have the right words to say to her as well. We all still love her, this is just a strange situation.

    I appreciate the prayers in advance, and again, please don't mention this on Facebook. Thanks everyone.

    -Chris
    "First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, for kings and all who are in high positions..."

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Cowboy For This Useful Post:

    BlackCalvinist (07-07-2011), eternal (07-07-2011)

  3. #2
    HCR Ole' Head BlackCalvinist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    In Front of My Bible and My Computer....
    Posts
    13,799
    Thanks
    7,733
    Thanked 7,230 Times in 3,220 Posts

    Default

    prayers up.
    STILL BLACK :: STILL REFORMED :: STILL AROUND
    (just not on HCR as much)
    http://blackcalvinist.com

  4. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to BlackCalvinist For This Useful Post:

    Cowboy (07-07-2011), eternal (07-07-2011), undadog4eva (07-10-2011)

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •