PRYR RQST My son has passed away.

greenhart

Veteran Member
Prayers of peace and strength as you go through this time of sorrow. May God comfort you and all the family.
 

SuElPo

Veteran Member
I am sorry beyond any.words. You will be in my and my husband's prayers. My spirit crys.
God bless all of you.
Susan and Gene
 

styerscout308

Contributing Member
I am praying for you.
The son of my long-term attorney and friend took his life about three years ago. He was 20. One the surface, had everything going for him. Yet a tortured soul.
I asked her how she faced this. They are a Christian family and they have the hope of the resurrection, her answer surprised me a little, but it's true...
She said that, when our children are small, we do all kinds of things for them, maybe not what we want, but things that need doing, as parents, we do them because they need done. Change diapers, get up in the night when they are sick, teenage years, and more. She said that keeping on through this horrible situation is one more thing that she needs to do for her son.
I know this is hard for her. Humbling for me to hear. Encouraging to hear her basement foundation of resolve, not some sugar-coated bandaid.
I had come to say that our Father is not mad at her son. We are covered by Jesus' sacrifice. I believe that's true.
And I learned something from her about loving my children. More.


Anney, I hope you find some encouragement in this. I am so sorry for your loss.
 

closet squirrel

Veteran Member
I’m so very sorry. My son died of an overdose 2 years ago. You are correct, you will be forever changed. Prayers for moments of peace for you and his children. They will be hard to come by at first but with time they will be more frequent
 

Freeholder

This too shall pass.
I am so sorry. There is nothing harder to deal with for the family left behind than suicide. Praying for you and your family.

Kathleen
 

ShadowMan

Crusty ol' Codger
That is such a horrible thing to happen. Those poor kids and family!! Prayers for healing for all involved.
 

SAPPHIRE

Veteran Member
You have our prayers and sympathy.............a grievous trial.......so sorry...May the LORD grant you solace! and your grandchildren!
 

hoss

Veteran Member
My son took his life on Tuesday, 10/20/20. He was 34 years old. He has left behind to beautiful twin daughters, my precious grand daughters. This is the hardest thing I have ever had to face in my life. I will be forever changed. My family and I need prayer and I thank you all in advance for lifting us to the Father.
I am very sorry for your loss.
 

Old Gray Mare

Has No Life - Lives on TB
Anney I can't begin to imagine what you're going thru. I pray our Lord sends you and your family comfort, peace of spirit and guides you thru this terrible loss.
 

jazzy

Advocate Discernment
God be with you and comfort you and your family, im so sorry for your .loss and heartache
 

FloridaGirl

Veteran Member
I am crying for your loss. I understand what you are going through and you will never recover, but eventually will get a little easier. My son in law did the same thing a few years ago and left behind two small boys. I worked with his mother and watched her cry every day for two years. I still cry when I think about it since I was there when it happened. I had to be the one to tell my daughter. Life will go on but will never be the same. Prayers for your family. They just do not understand when they do something like this, they hurt so many more people than themselves. You will feel a lot of emotions, denial, anger, sadness and guilt. I am still going through the guilt side since I talked to him on the phone that morning and knew something was not right. If I had only continued our conversation, maybe I could have stopped him. I have no other words other than take one day at a time and one day you will be able to smile again. Take care and God Bless.
 

NoDandy

Has No Life - Lives on TB
Anney, I am so very, very sorry to hear this terrible news. I will pray for you, your son, granddaughters, and the rest of the family !!

May God comfort you & the family, and may he heal your hearts !!!
 

yellowlabz

Veteran Member
I'm so sorry and will be praying that God will be your strength to get though each moment of the day, when you feel like you can't anymore. (((Hugs)))
 
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