"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 10-04-2007, 08:39 AM   #901
Executive Chef
 
Michelemarie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Suburb of Chicago, IL
Posts: 2,614
Send a message via Yahoo to Michelemarie
I will continue to pray for you and John and your family. The power of prayer is amazing - give it to Him. Hugs to you Marge, lots of hugs.
__________________

__________________
Michele Marie
Michelemarie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-04-2007, 01:13 PM   #902
Executive Chef
 
amber's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: USA,Maine
Posts: 4,099
Marge, it is so hard to believe this diagnosis considering John himself says he feels stronger than before. Keep the faith Marge. Doctors are not perfect, they make mistakes. I will say a prayer for you, John, and your entire family.
__________________

__________________
amber is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-04-2007, 07:37 PM   #903
Sous Chef
 
Harborwitch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: landlocked
Posts: 516
Marge I am so sorry. I have been away from the board for a bit so I was stunned to read what the doctor said, especially in light of how much better John has been feeling.

Our thoughts and prayers will continue to be with you, along with lots of big hugs.

(My ex has been diagnosed with lung cancer. He's just completed his 2nd round of chemo and is feeling great. He's going camping this weekend, is planning trips next week with our daughter and granddaughter. While he's doing so great his son is running around announcing that people with cancer die (guess he doesn't know I'm a survivor). I told our daughter to tell him to can it and start thinking and talking positively. A good attitude and positive thoughts go a long way toward healing.)
__________________
I'm just lookin' for my "cheese"!
http://cookafloat.blogspot.com
Harborwitch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2007, 10:04 AM   #904
Cook
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Ohio
Posts: 90
The power of positive is never to be overlooked. My Uncle had cancer and was given 6 weeks to live, that was over 5 years ago and he is healthy, happy, and enjoying his life. I hope for nothing but the best for you and your family.
__________________
krichardson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2007, 10:39 AM   #905
Sous Chef
 
PytnPlace's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Ohio
Posts: 801
Marge, my heart goes out to you. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
__________________
PytnPlace is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2007, 12:46 PM   #906
Master Chef
 
Chief Longwind Of The North's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: USA,Michigan
Posts: 9,229
I have watched members of my family die, but not one of my children. I have also seen miracles happen where doctors had given up hope. So no one really knows what's going to happen. I will be praying for you and John as I have been. And know that our hearts and hopes are with you.

Seeeeeya; Goodweed of the North
__________________
“No amount of success outside the home can compensate for failure within the home…"

Check out my blog for the friendliest cooking instruction on the net. Go ahead. You know you want to.- http://gwnorthsfamilycookin.wordpress.com/
Chief Longwind Of The North is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2007, 12:59 PM   #907
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
Marge, do not give up hope. The doctors have been struggling with his diagnoses all along. They are STILL not sure. There are so many of us praying for John and I know that you've been through so much, but we are with you dear lady. We are praying for his recovery and while there is life and faith, there is hope.
__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2007, 11:55 AM   #908
Senior Cook
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Michigan
Posts: 101
Never give up hope. Believe in the certainty of God's love and work in your lives. We will all be praying for you at my house too.
__________________
Kaddehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2007, 12:19 AM   #909
DC Grandma
 
Dove's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: USA,California
Posts: 3,217
John's bone marrow has shut down, we are waiting for his lung biopsy appointment..the cancer cells are back and whatever is going on in his lung is growing.
Hospice met us at his home today. She explained what they do and when she came to the part of "end of life" tears were flowing from his eyes..I haven't seen him cry since he was little. Kevin said he did at his dad's services..
John told the lady he isn't ready for hospice yet. he wanted to continue with Kaiser Hospital for now.
;-(
My sister is flying out from Indiana Sunday..I told Sandie she wanted to come out but I was afraid it would worry John if she did..she did Paul's service and she flew out in Feb, when John had only a 5% chance of pulling through. Sandie talked to John and they called her and said "y'all come" i think he is concerned about me. He is worrying about all of us..I told Kevin to tell him tomorrow that "Mom is strong..don't worry about her"....a little white lie won't hurt..will it? They are having a Family Trust Lawyer come out tomorrow..he is putting things in order. Kevin will be there earlier in the morning to go through some cupboards with John.John wants him to take anything he wants...
Marge(
__________________
May I always be the person my dog thinks I am.

Walk towards the Sunshine and the Shadows will fall behind you!
Dove is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2007, 12:24 AM   #910
Senior Cook
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: USA
Posts: 423
Dear Marge,

I just saw your message. I am so sorry. My prayers for all of you will continue.
__________________

__________________
Green Lady is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.