Monthly Archives: June 2013

Tuesday evening, June 25, 2013 Happy Birthday, Shawn!

Karis and I got home from the hospital an hour before a splendid thunderstorm hit.  She’s doing well.  We’re so grateful that this fall didn’t result in severe injuries.  Thank you for your prayers and love and concern! Carissa also … Continue reading

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Monday, June 24, 2013 Happy Birthday, Mike! Belated Happy Birthday Linda, Jonathan, and Steve!

I woke up to the crash–Karis flat out on the floor and bleeding from her arm.  Bless her heart, because she knew I was tired, Karis tried to get up by herself without bothering me. We got to the ER … Continue reading

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Sat. June 15, 2013 Happy Birthday, Josiah! Happy Birthday yesterday, Tom!

Thanks to those who prayed about our meeting with renal transplant Thurs.  God answered our prayer about clear guidance.  The answer, at this point anyway, is NO.  Karis will not be a candidate for a kidney transplant. Dr. Shah spent … Continue reading

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June 12 Oops

So sorry–I forgot to say Happy Birthday to Katherine (last Sunday)!

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Wed., June 12, 2013 Belated Happy Anniversary, Marsha and Vance, Darryl and Carolyn! Belated Happy Birthday, Bethany and Katherine! Happy Birthday Lissa (tomorrow)!

Tomorrow will be FIVE WEEKS that Karis has required an infusion of 1-2 grams of Calcium every day, supplemented occasionally by Potassium, Phos, Magnesium, Bicarb, or blood.  Today, for the first time, her Calcium level was in the normal range, … Continue reading

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June 4, 2013

From Carissa’s mom:  Carissa is out of surgery and is doing well. They removed adhesions, created an ostomy where her j-tube had been and placed a new j-tube. Praying that she will be able to eat and handle j-tube feedings … Continue reading

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Tues. June 4, 2013 Happy Birthday, Marie! Belated Happy Birthday, Noah!!

Our friend Carissa is having major surgery today.  Prayers appreciated!  Thanks!

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