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I am so stoked that healing for my kidneys and general health issues. For a month I have had no serious issues, this has not happened in more than a year. How blessed I am. Praise God.

 

Thank you all for your prayers.

 

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12 hours ago, lilstarsmum said:

I’m so glad to hear that, Mike. It’s my prayer that you’ll continue to enjoy good health and have a blessed life. God be with you!

How special to hear from someone so new to the forum! God bless you, you have a tender heart in deed!

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