by hightechgrammy 19d ago

Please, please please pray for our dear friend Rick! He is in the hospital on a respirator. He's just 60 and is a great dad, grandpa and husband of my best friend Linda. She is beside herself with worry. Please pray for Rick and for Linda and their family that he will get well and the family will be strong and find peace while waiting for him to recover. Thank you so much. It will be nice telling Linda the places where people are praying. Will you. please include where you life, please? Thanks so much from the bottom of my heart, Jan


by hightechgrammy 4d ago

Thank you so very much for all your prayers. Our dear friend Rick passed away last night. We don't know God's plan. His wife, Linda, will have quite a time with grief. Thank you for any prayers for her. So sad. Much love and appreciation for my Cutie friends, Jan

graceandham by graceandham 4d ago

Thankful that she has at least one good friend who will stand by her through this time of sadness and changes. I will be praying for her this first hard year alone. Betsey

crafter2243 by crafter2243 4d ago

Oh I am so sad to read this. I was praying and hoping he would get better. I will keep Linda in prayers. May God give her the strength she needs

airyfairy by airyfairy 3d ago

I am so very sorry

by sebsews 10d ago

Sill praying for Rick and Linda and their families and friends. Suzanna From SW Michigan

by jrob Moderator 10d ago

Praying for Rick from Georgia and for strength for Linda and their family.

by pennifold 11d ago

Hi Jan, I do pray that Rick will come out of this current situation. I will continue to ask God to grant Rick comfort with his breathing and to clear his lungs of fluid. Pneumonia is not a good thing to have any time. Thank God for those wonderful nurses and all the medical staff. Please tell Linda that I am praying for him to improve, bit by bit. Love, prayers and blessings to you all. Love Chris

by hightechgrammy 11d ago

Rich has taken a turn for the worse. He now has pneumonia. The doctor told Linda he is worried..... Thank you for your prayers. We need a miracle!

graceandham by graceandham 11d ago

Still praying for the two of them.

dailylaundry by dailylaundry 11d ago

Continued prayers for Rick and Linda.

crafter2243 by crafter2243 11d ago

Praying for the miracle Rick needs.

by hightechgrammy 14d ago

Praise the Lord! Rick is a little better today! He is still on the ventilator, but he is doing better! Tomorrow is his birthday and his family will get to see him via Zoom. He still won't be able to talk to them, and may not even know they are there, but they are going to be singing Happy Birthday to him. Thank you for your continued prayers! Hugs and Love, Jan

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zoefzoef by zoefzoef 14d ago

great news !!

by zoefzoef 15d ago

sending lots of love and prayers to him & everybody of the family .

by hightechgrammy 15d ago

Rick is still in intensive care and in critical condition. The good thing is his family actually got to see him through a Zoom-like set up. They got to talk to him, and think he may have heard them. His daughter got her guitar and sang to him. They don't know if he is making any progress, but at least he is not getting worse. What a wonderful nurse that was to go to the extra trouble to set that up for this family! Praise God for working in this family. Thank you all so much for your prayers!

hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 15d ago

He is still on the Ventilator, paralyzed by medication, on heavy duty pain meds, in prone condition. He is a strong man and we know he is fighting the fight of his life.

toogie by toogie edited 14d ago

We know the family of a guy that was like Rick for weeks/months. Pete is home now because of God’s mercy answering prayers. Their constant prayer was one day at a time.
God knows how this will end, it’s just so stressful for those close to Rick to wait for Gods timing and answer. Therefore, we draw closer knowing God has us in the end because we’ve put our trust in Him and whatever His answer is, He has us covered.

hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 14d ago

Thank you so much, Toogie, it is so nice to have that encouragement. I'll tell Linda about this family.

by hightechgrammy 17d ago

Rick is still on the ventilator and is in a special bed that keeps him in the prone position. That machine uses gravity to help the lungs. They have him heavily sedated and on a cocktail of powerful medications. He is very very sick. Thank you all so very much for offering your prayers. Much love to you all, Jan

crafter2243 by crafter2243 17d ago

I was hoping for better news. Thank you for the update.

toogie by toogie 16d ago

Me too, but it sometimes takes time. Yes update whenever you can.

by dlonnahawkins 18d ago

Prayers from Florida.....

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 17d ago

Thank you so very much, prayers fir Florida

by stillbehind 18d ago

Sending prayers from Las Vegas, NV.

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 17d ago

Thank you, so much, he's still so very sick

by sewtired 18d ago

Sending prayers from Texas.

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 17d ago

Thank you so much

by shirley124 18d ago

Sending prayers from Tasmania, Australia

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 18d ago

Thank you, Shirley. - Tasmania!

by stork 19d ago

I will pray for Rick, Linda, their family and for you. From PA, Tonya

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 18d ago

Thank you so very much, Tonya! PA

by dailylaundry 19d ago

Prayers for Rick and his family from Michigan. Bunches of hugs too! Laura

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 18d ago

Thank you, Laura, this means so much! MI

by 02kar Moderator 19d ago

I am so very sorry to hear this. I know you must be beside yourself with worry also. And I will add my prayers for Rick, Linda and their family, as well as adding you to the list. Pleas keep us informed. Prayers going up from Florida.

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 18d ago

Thank you so so much. He is just the tiniest bit better... Yeah Florida

by graceandham 19d ago

Prayers for Rick and his dear ones from Alabama, USA.

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 19d ago

Thank you so very much! Alabama!

by pennifold 19d ago

Certainly Jan, I'll pray for Rick and ask that the Lord will give him ease of breathing and for Linda not to worry. God bless, love Chris, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.

hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 19d ago

Thank you, Chris - New South Wales, Australia. Rick and Linda were our friends who joined us at the hospital when Ben passed away.

graceandham by graceandham 19d ago

People who surround us during loss become very dear.

by crafter2243 Moderator 19d ago

You are part of my prayer list. Asking our Lord to heal Rick and give you and the family the strength and peace of mind o go through this ordeal.
Angie from Sacramento California

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hightechgrammy by hightechgrammy 19d ago

Thank You, thank you so much - California!