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Monday, July 23, 2007

Please Pray for John Boy


Since John's last seizure and diagnoses of epilepsy, he has seen a neurologist and under gone an EEG, several MRIs and X'rays. They have revealed John has a rare brain disorder called Chiari Malformation. In a nut shell~ part of his brain is slid down into the top part of his spinal cord. It is causing some blockage of his spinal cord fluid going to and from his brain. So far he has shown no negative affects but he is expected to have problems at some point. (A herniation of 3 to 5 mm is usual for this condition and John's is 18mm.) Next week he will see a neurosurgeon at The Chiari Institute in New York that specializes in John's condition, for a consultation.

This is a long-term prayer request- not just for the consultation but in the days ahead as John deals with this. We know God is in complete control of this situation and this is not an "accident" that happened without His notice!

This is an article about a five year girl with the same condition as John

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Blogger MortonClan said...

We will be praying for little John that God will do a miracle~He is able!
Love,
The Mortons from GA.

Thursday, July 26, 2007 1:26:00 PM  
Blogger Stinnett Family said...

We apreactiate your prayers for our little man!
We love seeing pictures of your little cutties. Keep it up!
God Bless!

Thursday, July 26, 2007 9:41:00 PM  
Blogger Wilson's said...

To Stinnett Family
Fm: Wilson Family
Re: Stinnett Family

You are in our prayers. Your family has always demonstrated God's love and caring for others over the years. Now, its our turn to show you how much your family means to us.

It's our prayer that God will bring complete healing to little John body. Be encouraged and stay strong. Focus on the Lord and He will guide your path and give you understanding and wisdom.

Love,
Tom & Mary Wilson
Kids,

Tuesday, August 07, 2007 9:07:00 PM  

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