Praying members.......... please pray !

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by okiechick57, Oct 10, 2007.

  1. okiechick57

    okiechick57 Songster

    My oldest son ....who is a lost soul.....showed up at my daughter's house...... late the other night.........beat near to death.....she called me , we took him to hospital , he has no broken facial bones.but looks like mike Tyson on a good day..........his so called friend did this to him....he could have been killed [​IMG] .and then they drove him home,which I am SO very grateful for.......... makes no sense.but God is good and had mercy on my son...........please pray that this will make him stop and think about how he is living his life and that I can forget the horrid site of how he looked.........made me sick to my stomach to see his face, my and blue and swollen......... hanging onto my faith here, my God who promise,that ALL THINGS HAPPEN FOR A REASON. HIS reasons.not ours........... clinging to that right now I am.....thank you for your prayers as sometimes....that is all we have.and it is a great "all"
  2. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Songster

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
    Your family will be in my prayers because I know that prayer CAN change things. Hang onto your faith, sometimes it's all we have.
  3. MandyH

    MandyH You'll shoot your eye out!

    Okie, sorry to hear about your son. I have a younger sister that sounds like your son, there isn't much you CAN do but pray for them. I'll say an extra prayer at bedtime!
  4. okiechick57

    okiechick57 Songster

    [​IMG] thank you so works for good........this experience has made me realize even more how much we need our Heavenly Father,,,,,,,where else can one go with this kind of thing ?
  5. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

    Apr 4, 2007
    Mansfield, MO
    Oh, Okie, I am so, so sorry. It tears a mother's heart apart when their kids are making mistakes and you can see it but they don't. Hang in there, I will pray for him and for you. We can't live their lives is for them to do but we need to be there to pick up the pieces and give them our love and support. You have our support and prayers... [​IMG]
  6. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Oh dear Okie chick.....I DO know where you are coming from. We have a son...who is 23 yrs...and we nicknamed him our "street rat" A few years back....maybe 3 years ago, I was sitting watching tv late one night, home alone....and i hear this LOUD THUMP outside the door. Cautiously I go to the back door, with my dobermans collar in the door to find my son, "dumped " there on the porch....beaten to a pulp by his " friends" I drug him inside quickly, not knowing if anyone was out there still...and threw him in the tub....and ran water over him to bring him out of it. I was sooo scared. I thin called hubby at work..he said to leave him in the tub, he was on his way home. We got him in bed, and I cared for him for a few days...getting him back to health. Did he learn??? NO. Last week, he came crawling back again...I just dont know wha to do with this son. You have my prayers....I hope he finds his way..and soon!
  7. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Oh my Goddess...
    I'll definitely say prayers for your son, Okie. And yours too Deb.
  8. nccatnip

    nccatnip Songster

    Aug 5, 2007
    Piedmont area NC
    On my list..........................
  9. 2mnypets

    2mnypets Songster

    Apr 11, 2007
    Galesburg, IL.
    They are both on my list as well. Hugs for you both [​IMG]
  10. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    Okie, I'm sorry to hear about your son. I will pray for him to find the right path in life and to get strong and healthy. I have a brother that is now about 40 that has FINALLY found his way. He has been in and out of prison for drugs. He is finally on the straight and narrow. He had to do this for his boys. I used A LOT of tough love on him and did not talk to him while in prison. We are close now, even though he lives in East Texas and we live in North Texas. I am very proud of him. He has learned the very hard way. I pray that your son does not wait until he is 40 to START a new life. Through prayers anything is possible so never give up on him just be there [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

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