Heartbreak

My heart is broken for a dear friend. Yesterday, she received news that her daughter, her son-in-law and their 3 children were in a car accident. The car they were driving hit a patch of ice and was not able to stop at a stop sign. The car continued on into the path of a semi-truck. The two youngest children were killed. They were only 7 and 8 years old. The mother, my friend's daughter, is in critical condition, the father has many broken bones and the oldest child is now in stable condition.

My friend is a wonderful 5th grade teacher and she is one of the most faithful Christians I have ever met. She will be leaning on God for quite a while to get through this, as she adored those children. I will be covering her class the rest of this week as a substitute teacher. Being in her class to help is the only thing I can do for her right now. Along with sending prayers.

If you feel moved to pray for this family, please know that they will be very much appreciated.



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  1. Prayers for this family. Such a tragedy.

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  2. There are simply no words for this kid of tragedy, sending prayers. x

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  3. How heartbreaking. losing those 2 precious little ones. Prayers are with them all as they heal and get through this time.
    E xx

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  4. So heartbreaking, I'll be praying for the family.

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  5. I'll keep that family in my prayers. What a heartbreaking event.

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  6. The horror of that is almost unbearable. I am so sorry for your friend and her family and also for the trucker who hit them. I will pray for all of them Kathy.

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  7. I'm so sorry to hear this. Prayers for them and you. This is heart breaking :(

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