Archive for September, 2016

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Run, Boy, Run!

TheDiscipleMD I’m amazed at all the studies that are done in the world whose results should be so obvious to those that do them. Take the headlines of an article found in the USA today from November 17th, 2009. It says: “Students may drink, have sex more if in coed dorms.” Really! I never would […]

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May The Flag Of Our Fathers Wrap You In Love And Honor!

TheDiscipleMD It was 1977 and my plane had just landed in America. I had spent close to two-years in South American without ever seeing the United Sates Flag waving overhead. But there it was; flapping majestically outside the JFK Airport in New York City.  The fifteen of us stood there in awe.  I don’t know how the […]

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A Life Of Meandering

TheDisicpleMD Months ago at our chapel I happened upon a member of the church who I hadn’t seen in a while. I offered the obligatory greeting by asking the question “How is life going?” He responded somewhat disheartened,  “Meandering!” Just as quickly as he responded he disappeared down the hallway. I was left to ponder his answer. I […]

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Quoth The Raven!

TheDiscipleMD “Much I marvelled this ungainly fowl to hear discourse so plainly” (“The Raven”, Edgar Allan Poe) A number of years ago Edwin Mulitalo spoke at a conference for our youth.  He was a member of the 2000 Baltimore Ravens Super Bowel championship team. I remember his humility and the lesson he taught our youth when […]

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