Archive for April, 2016

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The Lord Has A Lot To Say!

TheDiscipleMD Sometimes listening to others who claim to have superior knowledge, is offensive, even if the “other” actually “does” have knowledge of value to give. Sometimes it is the manner in which the “knowledge” is given which offends. If it is presented with pride or haughtiness, we often reject it. On the other hand, sometimes […]

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The Lord Often Communicates His Love Through Others

Several years ago a leader was contemplating a church youth trip he was in charge of that was about to take place. In the middle of his pensive mood a thought came to his mind, out of the blue, to ask another man from the church to participate in the trip by giving him a […]

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When We Lack The Courage To ‘Stand Tall’

TheDiscipleMD It happened many years ago, yet, it is still fresh in my conscience and from time to time it appears on the “stage” of my mind. It happened on an otherwise innocuous day during high school. It was fifth period English class and we had a substitute for the day. You know how “well” […]

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The Sunday Christian

TheDiscipleMD “Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you a automobile”- (Billy Sunday). Billy Sunday was a famous American baseball player who after working with the Y.M.C.A. from 1891-1895 became a nationally renowned evangelist. (American’s God & Country, William J. Federer). “Now the place was called […]

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