Uncertain topic from a letter from sponsored child

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I recently received a letter from a child I sponsor in Burkina Faso. In her letter, she mentioned that her father was planning to take a second wife and her mother disagrees and is sad. I am not sure how to respond to this in my letter back to her. While I disagree with this, I don't want to cause any issues within the family, and yet is is concerning this child enough to ask me for my opinion and prayers, I don't just want to not address it. Any suggestions? 
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Katie Van Wyngarden

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Teresa Dawn

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I'm not staff but I think in that case I say something like "I'm sorry to hear about the situation with your parents.  I pray that they are able to work it out and that your mother will be happy again, I also pray for you that you will not feel discouraged by their disagreement."
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I like Teresa's answer. I would also add something along the lines of "I hope you and your family find peace in whatever decision is made."
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Katie Van Wyngarden

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Those are great suggestions! Thank you!

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