D. James Kennedy suffers major heart attack

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  1. Martin

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    PRAYER ALERT!!!

    D. James Kennedy suffers major heart attack
    [SIZE=+1]75-year-old founder of Coral Ridge Ministries in 'grave condition'[/SIZE]


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    Praying here.
     
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    Very sad news, will lift up in my prayers.
     
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    Praying... :praying:
     
  5. Martin

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    The following is the official statement from Coral Ridge Ministries...

    Statement from Coral Ridge Ministries Executive Vice President regarding Dr. Kennedy’s Health
    Dr. D. James Kennedy suffered a cardiac arrest at his Fort Lauderdale home on Thursday evening, December 28. He received excellent treatment on site and was quickly taken to the hospital for further care.

    Dr. Kennedy remains hospitalized at this time. His condition is serious but he is responsive and showing encouraging signs of improvement.

    We earnestly covet your prayers at this time for Dr. Kennedy's return to health, for his family, and for the physicians attending him.

    We will update this information as more details are made available.

    --Brian E. Fisher, Executive Vice President of Coral Ridge Ministries

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    Thanks for the update.
     
  7. Martin

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    Update

    Update on Dr. Kennedy's Health -- Saturday, December 30 at 9 PM EST
    Dr. Kennedy continues to improve. He was taken off the ventilator as of 3:30 pm on Saturday, December 30, and was able to talk and interact with others. We are very encouraged at this improvement in his condition and request continued prayers on his behalf.

    From Coral Ridge Ministries Website.

    Keep Drs Kennedy and Mohler in your prayers. Both a great theologians who are also wonderful men of God. :praying:

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    Good to know... Praying... :praying:
     
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    I will be praying as well.
     
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    He has made a great impact for the Kingdom.
     
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    Another Update

    Update on Dr. Kennedy’s Health – Monday, January 1st From Brian Fisher, Executive Vice President,
    Coral Ridge Ministries
    Dr. D. James Kennedy suffered a cardiac arrest at his Fort Lauderdale home on Thursday evening, December 28. Dr. Kennedy remains hospitalized at this time, however has made very encouraging progress in the last few days. He is off life support, sitting up, and speaking with family.

    We are so thankful for your prayers and encouragement! Please continue to pray for Dr. Kennedy and his family during his recovery.

    -Brian E. Fisher, Executive Vice President


    from Coral Ridge Ministries
     
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    Kennedy and Sproul are about the only preachers on the radio that I'll listen to.
     
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    Another update...

    Update on Dr. Kennedy’s Health – Thursday, January 4, From Brian Fisher, Executive Vice President,
    Coral Ridge Ministries

    We are grateful for the many expressions of concern that have been made on behalf of Dr. D. James Kennedy.

    On Thursday, December 28, Dr. Kennedy suffered heart arrhythmia leading to cardiac arrest. He was given CPR and admitted to the hospital. He has since improved. On Wednesday, January 3 he underwent a procedure to implant a pacemaker/defibrillator and continues to make progress.

    We are so thankful for your prayers and encouragement! Please continue to intercede on his behalf for a complete recovery and for his return to his normal ministry duties.

    —Brian E. Fisher, Executive Vice President, Coral Ridge Ministries

    From Coral Ridge Ministries
     
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    Good News From Coral Ridge

    Update on Dr. Kennedy’s Health – Tuesday, January 9
    From Brian E. Fisher, Executive Vice President,
    Coral Ridge Ministries

    I am pleased to report that Dr. Kennedy has now been transferred from ICU to a private hospital room. He is alert and receiving physical therapy. We are enormously grateful for the many expressions of concern that have been made on his behalf.

    As has been reported earlier, Dr. Kennedy suffered heart arrhythmia leading to cardiac arrest on Thursday, December 28. He was given CPR and admitted to the hospital. He has since improved. On Wednesday, January 3 he underwent a procedure to implant a pacemaker/defibrillator and continues to make progress.

    Again, we are so thankful for your prayers and encouragement! Please continue to intercede on Dr. Kennedy’s behalf for a complete recovery and for his return to his normal ministry duties.
    —Brian E. Fisher, Executive Vice President, Coral Ridge Ministries
     
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    Good news, thanks for the update!
     

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