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Saturday, June 9, 2012

We'll see you in Heaven, sweet little Gabriel...

Our granddaughter, Esther, gave birth to our little great-grandson, Gabriel on June 6. Sadly, he didn't survive, but we rejoice that he's in the safe arms of his Savior, Jesus! Gabriel had been diagnosed with a heart problem which would have required surgery immediately after birth with follow-up surgery in 6 months. His little heart just stopped beating before he emerged into this new world. I know he's loving his home in Heaven, and we sure would appreciate your prayers for his mommy, grandmom and aunt in Oklahoma who miss him so much. We pray that they will feel God's loving arms around them and that they will eventually feel at peace knowing that Gabriel is safe.



  1. I'm so, so sorry for this painful loss, Lisa! There is no greater sorrow. You are right that he is peaceful, healthy, safe with Jesus. It's so hard to wait until we can see them again!

    1. Thanks so much for your sweet comment. :)

  2. Oh Lisa, I am so sorry. Saying prayers.

  3. Sorry to hear about your loss. Keeping all of you in my thoughts and prayers.

  4. oh, how sad. i'll keep you, esther and little gabriel in my thoughts and prayers.

  5. So sorry to hear about little Gabriel, Lisa. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Thanks for your lovely comment on my zentangles - coming from such an expert tangler as yourself, that's a great compliment!!


  6. Lisa, please forgive this being late - I only just saw your post.I am so sorry to hear this, and will pray for you all.
    Love Hazelnut(Alex) xxx


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