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Daughter of Stephen Curtis Chapman Hit, Killed by Car

Discussion in '2008 Archive' started by Ps104_33, May 22, 2008.

  1. Ps104_33

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    NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Tennessee authorities say the 5-year-old daughter of contemporary Christian music star Steven Curtis Chapman has been struck and killed by a sport-utility vehicle driven by her brother.

    http://www.theledger.com/article/20080521/BREAKING/416828329

    A tragic and heartbreaking story.
     
  2. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    This is heart wrenching :(. I cannot imagine the agony the family is going though, especially the big brother :tear:

    Let us be in prayer for the Chapman family.
     
  3. Cutter

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    How tragic! :tear:
    God have mercy on the family. :praying:
     
  4. Andy T.

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    That is so sad. I've loved much of SCC's music over the years and have been to a few of his concerts. I'm guessing this is the daughter that they adopted from China. So sad. This will hurt for a long, long time.
     
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    They had better get the young man counselling, or else he could be in danger of suicide after something like that. Horrible tragedy.
     
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    How tragic! May Go be with them all.:praying:
     
  7. Martin

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    O, no! However very tragic for the family. :praying:
     
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    May the God of all comfort and mercy meet their needs. I can't even begin to imagine how they must feel, especially the older brother.
     
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    Wow! I just read that article - and I realize that DH used to play in a band with his pastor.

    My heart just breaks for the family. I also have a teen driver and a 5 year old. To think of this happening here......I can't even begin to imagine losing a little one like that and then the feelings of the older brother. So sad.
     
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    So very, very sad. :tear:

    I pray for God's comfort of them all.
     
  12. FriendofSpurgeon

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    So sad. He was the singer at the Christmas Candlelight show at Epcot a few years back -- he was awesome. I had the opportunity to meet him -- as we were staying at the same hotel. And he had his beautiful Chinese daughters with him too.
     
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    What a tragedy!

    The family is in my prayers.
     
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    I go back years ago to the Paducah, KY school shootings...and other tragedies as well. SCC came and played and ministered to those kids and families.

    It's our turn to step up and minister to him and his family.
     
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    It's particularly sad when a child dies, unlike with an old person you can't say they experienced a lot of life. I hope and expect that she is with God now.

    I hope they can come to terms with it over time.
     
  19. mcdirector

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    oh how terribly sad!
     
  20. Gwen

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    I feel so sad for the family! So shocking and sad! I'll certainly pray for them.
     
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