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Prayers needed for a good friend

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Post by RPBrown » Sat Oct 22, 2016 5:54 pm

This story is so strange but it shows how fast things can happen.
2 weeks ago this coming Monday, a very good friend of mine went to the doctor with a cough that had lingered for a couple of weeks. The doc did a chest X-ray that showed a mass. He scheduled him for Wednesday for a CT and biopsy. So the doc did normal pre-op exam including blood tests and EKG on Tuesday. Something was not right and they sent him immediately to the hospital and to ICU. While there he actually flatlined but was revived. Wednesday they installed a pacemaker and scheduled biopsy for Thursday which he had.. Friday evening he received the results, stage 4 pancreatic cancer. He started his chemo on Saturday morning but docs said he had 4-5 months left. He could not handle the chemo and actually started throwing up blood from all of the nausea so they stopped the treatment. Monday the changed his prognosis to 2-3 weeks. They took him home to live out his days on Tuesday. At around 4:30 today he went to be with our savior.
Please pray for his wife and family as this has hit them and us so hard. We are all still shocked at the speed it happened
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Post by SewTexas » Sat Oct 22, 2016 5:59 pm

oh my word!
that is fast.

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Post by WildBill » Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:04 pm

I offer my prayers for your friend's family and friends.
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Post by puma guy » Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:06 pm

Prayers for his family and friends.
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Post by parabelum » Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:12 pm

Prayers for your friend and his family. May he rest peacefully.
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Post by FCH » Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:15 pm

Prayers for God to comfort his family
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Post by Jusme » Sat Oct 22, 2016 7:34 pm

Prayers sent for God to provide comfort for his family.
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Post by Skiprr » Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:30 pm

Lifting your friend and his family up to God in prayer. May his soul rest forever in His grace.
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Post by The Annoyed Man » Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:47 pm

Wow, that is fast. My dad died of Pancreatic cancer. When it was discovered, they gave him 4-6 months to live, and he passed in 4-1/2 months. I'm so sorry for the loss of your friend. We'll lift up his family in prayer.
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Post by FL450 » Sun Oct 23, 2016 8:44 am

Prayers for all affected by this.
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Post by Dan20703 » Sun Oct 23, 2016 11:22 am

Prayers for your friend and his family.
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Post by twomillenium » Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:32 pm

Prayers for family and friends, for he is in the best place.
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Post by carlson1 » Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:40 pm

Will be praying for his family.
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Post by rtschl » Sun Oct 23, 2016 8:02 pm

Praying for his family and you.
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