Archive for October, 2016

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May Our Tongues Tastefully Delight In Being Covered By Words Of Praise

TheDiscipleMD “The sometimes stern Duke of Wellington, in the sunset of his life, was asked how he could do better if he were to live his life over again. Said he, “I should have given more praise.” How many of us display that same deficiency? Joseph Smith emphasized the importance of our understanding the character […]

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The Stuff Of Which Eternity Is Made

TheDiscipleMD A couple of years ago we held our annual family Christmas party. The highlight for me was when time was turned over to my father, then 87, to say a few words. He spoke a few words about my mother, his deceased wife. In his remarks, referring to my mother, he said: “She was made of the right […]

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My ‘Take’ On Les Miserables

TheDiscipleMD A few years ago during the holiday season I was “taken” by my wife to the local theater to watch Les Miserables on the big screen. I must admit that I went solely out of duty and because I wanted to score “brownie” points with her. And although I admit that I did fall asleep […]

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Looking For Shapes In The Clouds

TheDiscipleMd Over the course of my life I have had many conversations with naysayers of religion and those who do not believe in a loving Heavenly Father. I have been told on numerous occasions that my belief in a supreme creator is based solely on emotion, and on my desire to believe in something that […]

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