RD2 Could use your prayers!

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  1. righteousdude2

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    I came extremely close to dying the other night. We went out to dinner, and while in the bathroom I had an extremely sharp pain that resulted in a vasovagal syncope (that's where something emotionally or physically triggers the body t send a lot of blood to that area of pain). By the time the EMTs arrived, my BP was 58, and I was in serious trouble. The doctors claim the entire situation was set off by the stomach flu, and my being severely dehydrated.

    I did recover, but the other problem coming as a result of the diarrhea is bloody loose stools. My doctor has suggested I wait and see if I have any more, and if I do, to go directly to the hospital.

    So as you can see, I covet your prayers.

    Thanks for being family and being there in prayer!
     
  2. just-want-peace

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    Prayers are with you, m'friend, and may He give you that peace that is impossible sans a relationship with Him! :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  3. righteousdude2

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    Thank you. He is an awesome God who does awesome things through prayers.
     
  4. SaggyWoman

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    You are in my prayers.
     
  5. annsni

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    How are you doing now, a few days later? I didn't see this when you posted but I'm praying for you and God is beyond time so I know they count. ;)
     
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    BP seems to be holding, but the blood in stools has not ceased so I will be going to ER, for further eval and testing. Thank you all for prayers. I need them.
     
  7. Deacon

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    Pray for our brother, the RighteousDude today, he will be going through vigorous testing of many types today.

    • Pray that the one that made the RighteousDude righteous might uphold him both physically and spiritually in his battle this week.
    • Pray that RD2 feels God's presence with him even in his weakness.
    • Pray that RD2 might be a witness to those he meets.
    • Pray that God might prolong his years.
    • Pray for his family and loved ones that they may have peace knowing RD2 is safe in God's hands.
    • Pray that the bleeding is easily controlled and not a serious condition.
    Rob
     
  8. righteousdude2

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    Thanks brother. I needed to read those words. They gave me strength. Truly God works through prayers. I have a peace within, as I should, and I will let you all know when I know how God came through. Shalom!
     
  9. InTheLight

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    Praying for you RD2.
     
  10. T Alan

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    Surely, I am glad to pray for you.
     

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