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Old Aug 5, '10, 4:04 pm
lazybug3 lazybug3 is offline
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Smile Please Pray for God to End my hard financial times

My husband and I have worked very hard for many years. We have been blessed in many ways by God that I am very thankful for. We have healthy, wonderful Children, and we are able to contiue working even though we suffer greatly from arthritis and gout.
We have had several opportunities given to us, but every time we are blessed, circumstances beyond our control take away what we work for or even before we are able to succeed we are shot down. I really need God to Bless me and my Husband so that we can succeed. We aren't afraid of doing the hard work to achieve success but need God to grant us that spark of luck when attempting anything and God's protection once we get started and off the ground. Please if you have a moment Pray for Me and My husband we truley are in despair, and GOD BLess and Keep you for your help to me a stranger in this world to you.
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Old Aug 5, '10, 5:47 pm
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St Joseph, please intercede and help this family.


Hail Mary, full of grace
the Lord is with thee
blessed are you among women
blessed is the fruit if thy womb, Jesus

Holy Mary
Mother of God
pray for us sinners
now and at the hour of our death, Amen.
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Old Aug 5, '10, 7:24 pm
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My husband and I have worked very hard for many years. We have been blessed in many ways by God that I am very thankful for. We have healthy, wonderful Children, and we are able to contiue working even though we suffer greatly from arthritis and gout.
We have had several opportunities given to us, but every time we are blessed, circumstances beyond our control take away what we work for or even before we are able to succeed we are shot down. I really need God to Bless me and my Husband so that we can succeed. We aren't afraid of doing the hard work to achieve success but need God to grant us that spark of luck when attempting anything and God's protection once we get started and off the ground. Please if you have a moment Pray for Me and My husband we truley are in despair, and GOD BLess and Keep you for your help to me a stranger in this world to you.
try the storm novena.
http://www.drstandley.com/guidance_I...abyJesus.shtml

This Novena is also known as The Storm Novena or The Flying Novena. This is because you are "storming the heavens" with your prayers. When you use this Novena as a "Storm Novena" then you should say this Novena for 9 consecutive hours. So you would be reciting the Novena at the top of each hour for 9 consecutive hours. I personally prayed this Novena about 6 years ago to be relieved of a heavy financial burden. Five minutes after I completed the Novena, I went to the mailbox and there was an official letter relieving me of all financial responsibility of the debt. This Novena does state, "Everywhere, I shall proclaim aloud Thy mercy and generosity, so that Thy great Love and the great deeds which Thou dost perform through this miraculous image may be acknowledged by all." Since I prayed these exact words, that is the exact reason why I tell everyone about this Novena. I said I would proclaim aloud and I do. Now I'm sharing it with you. Keep in mind this Novena should be used for absolutely any urgent need.

Before beginning this Prayer, first read it over and absorb what you will be saying. Then gather your thoughts and choose the specific words that you will be using to ask for your special request or intention.

For a more enriching experience, go down on your knees to pray or take it one step further and prostrate yourself (lay face down) on the floor while praying.

This Novena is amazing for urgent needs, especially financial assistance. This prayer really does work incredible miracles!!! I actually had a loan forgiven, in which I did not have to pay anything back after praying this Novena. No kidding!!!

INFANT BABY JESUS OF PRAGUE NOVENA

aka The Storm Novena or The Flying Novena

(pray for 9 days or 9 hours straight)


Jesus, You said, "Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened to you." Through the intercession of Mary, Your holy Mother, I knock, I seek. I ask that my prayer be granted. (state your specific request or intention here!)

Jesus, You said, "All that you ask of the Father in My name, He will grant you." Through the intercession of Mary, Your holy Mother, I humbly and urgently ask Your Father in Your name that my prayer be granted. (state your specific request or intention here!)

Jesus, You said. "Heaven and earth shall pass away, but My word shall not pass." Through the intercession of Mary, Your holy Mother, I feel confident that my prayer will be granted. (state your specific request or intention here!)

I prostrate myself before Thy Holy Image, O most gracious Infant Jesus, to offer thee my most fervant thanks for the blessings Thou hast bestowed upon me. I shall incessantly praise Thine ineffable mercy and confess that Thou alone art my God, my Helper and my Protector. Henceforth, my entire confidence shall be placed in Thee! Everywhere, I shall proclaim aloud Thy mercy and generosity, so that Thy great Love and the great deeds which Thou dost perform through this miraculous image may be acknowledged by all. May devotion to Thy Holy Infancy increase more and more in the hearts of all Christians, and may all who experience Thine assistance persevere with me in showing unceasing gratitude to Thy Most Holy Infancy, to which be praise and glory forever. Amen

Thank you, Infant Baby Jesus of Prague and the Sacred Heart of Jesus for granting my request. I will always be dedicated to You Dear Jesus and have faith that You will always be by my side. Your faithful servant (state your name).
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Old Aug 6, '10, 1:41 pm
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Your prayers must continue.

Caution: Don't sway too much into the world of materialism. Some times we can want to much and not be thankful for what we have.

Trust me. Been there.

Am recommending a book for you. Get it today
and look gratefully with your eye on the Lord.

Sometimes we need more, granted we all do.

Careful about what your after and stick to your
prayer life. Link to book below.

Do You Possess the Power of Positive Living?
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Old Aug 9, '10, 3:43 am
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I will pray for you and would encourage to simply ask God to provide for you all what you NEED (vs. want). Keep being faithful and remember that in hard times he is there for you and helping you grow and gain many other things.

In the moment, it is HARD (I know). Keep being faithful.

Taben
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Old Sep 2, '10, 7:36 pm
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These words are from JFK below-unfortunately Mr. Peale defines success as
materialism. So as Catholics we should not be recommending these type of think and
grow rich type books. Come on-bad advice can be worse than no advice at all.

Timothy Bauer
Reno, Nevada
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ +++++++++++
From JFK

"Am recommending a book for you. Get it today
and look gratefully with your eye on the Lord....

Careful about what your after and stick to your
prayer life. Link to book below.

Do You Possess the Power of Positive Living?"
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ +++++++++++++++++

From Timothy-Come on-sometimes bad advice can be worse than no advice at all.
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Old Sep 4, '10, 4:27 pm
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I'm thinking of you lazybug.

I think I will try that storm novena tomorrow.
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Old Sep 4, '10, 8:36 pm
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Dear Lazybug3,

I have found praying the Rosary combined with visiting the Blessed Sacrament is aways a sure way to come closer to Jesus. Mary will always help you get closer as you pray the Rosary. In the meantime,

MEMORARE,
Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help, or sought thy intercession, was left unaided. Inspired by this confidence, I fly unto thee, O Virgin of virgins, my Mother. To thee do I come; before thee I stand, sinful and sorrowful. O mother of the Word Incarnate, despise not my petitions, but in thy mercy hear and answer me. Amen
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Old Sep 5, '10, 7:30 am
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I will keep you in my prayers today as I go to mass.
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Old Sep 11, '10, 3:28 am
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Today I am hosting a dinner for my 14 prayer warriors who have been storming heaven for three years. I just passed all four CPA exams. Now I need the supervision of a CPA for a year to get a CPA license. However, I have been trying unsuccessfully to get a job for 10 years. Please pray for me.

I will pray for you! God answers my prayers when I fail through my own efforts, and when I have no one, not even myself, to rely on. Our only hope is God; hope never comes from man. I have had many direct confirmations of this fact. When ALL the doors are closed, there is always a window somewhere with a small crack in it that only God knows about.

When the Israelites were entering the promised land, God told them that they would become wealthy (land of milk and honey). However, the day that they said that they were wealthy because of the strength of their own arms, God would destroy them as surely as He had destroyed all the nations before them.

We in the United States and in the world are being destroyed financially. We are trying to build a world without God. We think that our wealth is the result of our own strength. We deny God's existence. We think that we have no need of a God, and we think that the bible is fiction.

If we do not listen to God, then we have to feel. Children sometimes only learn things the hard way. Unfortunately, we believers are not spared from the ongoing financial collapse. However, we can be a witness to the unbelievers. I will never quit in my financial struggles and I will ask God for faith, hope and love.
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Old Sep 16, '10, 3:47 pm
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Praying for better days for you in light of the circumstances you have currently --- do the same for me -- my life is worst, nonetheless I remain focused on the what needs to take place as I go forward each day.
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Old Feb 19, '12, 10:34 am
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My husband, almost 65, who suffers from clinical depression as well as anxiety, has been unemployed for over 2 years due to a dissolution of his division at work. He always held senior management positions--did not have a degree, was strictly self-made; a wonderful man in every way who has always tried so hard in this difficult world, and did everything for his family, never for himself. We now find ourselves almost financially ruined, with about 3 mos. left of finances before we have to foreclose on our home of 25 yrs. and potentially have to claim bankruptcy. We have a teenage daughter, as well, so our responsibilities go beyond just ourselves. We have had to go through all savings and retirement monies--and what we have now is due to the kindness of a very wealthy friend who gave us a sizeable check. Little did we think that would be all we had left. I am desperately asking for your prayers that the good Lord will present an employment opportunity for my wonderful husband--I believe in miracles; I have a strong, undying faith that tells me that the Lord will solve this with great love. I truly believe something wonderful will take place before we have to lose our home, which I can't even think about. Please pray for a miracle for our family. I say novenas to Our Lady of Perpetual Help every day, attend a weekly novena, say a daily rosary for this intention, attend daily Mass, and say a daily prayer to St. Cajetan. Please pray for us. Thank you.
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Old Feb 23, '12, 11:35 pm
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I Pray to God that i may go through the problems am facing, right now i have debts totalling to USD 10,500 and i feel i can't stand this anymore. God do me a miracle that i get this money so that am debt free because am leading a miserable life with my children being a single mother. I have even failed to take back children to school although the term has just began because i have no money for their tution and i fear to borrow more as i have a big debt. God change the life am leading through a Miracle.
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Old Feb 24, '12, 6:20 am
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Debt is the money of slaves. Do whatever you can to get out of debt. Additionally, do whatever you can to get as far away from the economy as possible.

Instead of working to obtain government (central bank) monopoly money in order to buy food, grow some of your own food. Get together with like-minded Christians and put in your sweat equity to have a community garden, fruit trees and bees.

Our socialist government does not need or want God. It is a failure. The philosophy of socialism is failure and the gospel of socialism is envy. We will be purified for having been blind, deaf and not wanting to see where we are going.

The economy will NOT improve. We are past the point of no return. Mary and Jesus say that worry is useless. What is needed is trust in God. You can do this! Work and pray!
 

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