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Sunday, July 27, 2014

Need PRAYERS from everyone! UPDATE!

Prayers are needed, desperately.
We have just received really bad news about my husband.
He has Stage 4 Kidney Cancer which has also infected his lungs and brain.
He's a strong, faith filled man and is determined to beat this despite the very poor prognosis.
Please pray for my family as we deal with this.
I won't be posting much or even checking in often, but I would so appreciate all the prayers.  You guys have helped me through some bad times before and I have come to really appreciate all the blessings from having such blogging friends!

This is his "mug shot" used when he was still working at the newspaper!  I love it  I think it shows clearly what a positive outlook type person Bob really is!!

UPDATE:  Aug. 27, 2014

Bob is getting to come home later today!!  He's been doing really well in rehab, and although he must continue a stringent range of therapies, he is getting to come home tonight.  We are so looking forward to that!  He's completed all his radiation to his brain, and is currently doing his chemo.  But his strength is returning to his left arm and leg and he's doing so much better!  Thanks for all the prayers. and keep them coming.  I've received a lot of emails, and comments on my facebook as well!  So appreciated.

10 comments:

terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

I just saw someone's blog that had a quote I loved. If you change "i" to "we" you can change illness into wellness!! I'm all for that!

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

Sending prayers and thoughts your way!

CG said...

Hi Terri, Your comment on my blog meant so much. I was very moved by that quote...it has gotten me through a lot. You and your husband will be in our thoughts. We have boundless strength when we need it. Take care, CG

Holly Young said...

oh you've definitely got lots of prayers for your husband and you Terri! I am so sorry ya'll are having to go through this right now.Please keep us posted on his prognosis.

terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

Thanks everyone!

Nikki C said...

Terri sending you both warm and fuzzy good thoughts your way and what a great saying that is about the We from an I so wish it applied to everything
Big Hugs
Nikki

Janis said...

Terri,

I just now caught up with your blog and am so grieved to hear this news. My prayers are with you and your hubby during this scary time!

Cast all your cares upon HIM (Jesus), because He cares for you. (I Peter 5:7)

Hugs and love,
Janis

jwoolbright at gmail dot com
HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

Samantha said...

Sending you and your husband positive vibes hugs me x

Tam Hess said...

Thoughts and prayers for you and your family!! I just stumbled onto your lovely blog and was touched by your news. Hugs!

Tam Hess

DIANA L. said...

Sending prayers up^ Terri -- What a great quote-- Sorry to hear this. Have a blessed day.