Archive for June, 2015

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Faith Carries Us to The Moon…And Beyond!

TheDiscipleMD I was thirteen-years old when, as a paperboy in the suburbs of Maryland, I stuffed the early morning July issue of the Washington Post into mailboxes. That morning’s headline screamed, ‘THE EAGLE HAS LANDED’-TWO MEN WALK ON THE MOON. I believed what I read! Some, never have. Faith has been and always will play […]

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The Worth Of A Righteous Father…Priceless!

TheDiscipleMD Recently my wife visited an elderly man who related to her the story of his one and only grandson. He was born to his daughter but the father was unknown or never revealed to the child. Fortunately he was financially cared for by his mother. He attended good schools and became educated at a […]

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A ‘Boy Scout’ Behind The ‘Gates Of Hell’

TheDiscipleMd He was eighteen, just graduated from High School, when he was greeted that summer morning on the construction site by the Forman with, “So you are the Boy Scout we have head about.” It was not said in a complimentary manner and he wasn’t referring to the actual Boy Scouts. He was referring to […]

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A Drink of Ice Tea In the Summer of “66”

TheDiscipleMD It was a typical hot, muggy Maryland August afternoon in 1966 when my friends and I, all about 10 years old, got together at the Wieneke’s “ballpark” to play baseball. All the regulars were there, Rich, Dave, Darrel, Harold, Chip, Brian and many others. We had been playing for a number of hours when Mrs. […]

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