Archive for December, 2016

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A Time Of Forgiveness

TheDiscipleMd Below is a story  of forgiveness that I have never forgotten as related by Gordon B. Hinckley.  I quote him. “A time back, I clipped a column from the Deseret Morning News, written by Jay Evensen. With his permission, I quote from a part of it. Wrote he: “How would you feel toward a teenager who decided […]

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Christmas In The Trenches

TheDiscipleMD Christmas in The Trenches – Song (Words & Music by John McCutcheon, c. 1984, John McCutcheon / Appalsong) This song is based on a true story from the front lines of World War I that I’ve heard many times. Ian Calhoun, a Scot, was the commanding officer of the British forces involved in the […]

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All I Want For Christmas Is…?

TheDiscipleMD As we approach the celebration of our Savior’s birth, we need to keep in mind the true reason for it’s celebration. We give gifts and presents because the wise men gave such when they visited the small child, Jesus. They did so to honor and respect him and to show their belief in his divine […]

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On Christ’s Team

TheDiscipleMD On Santa’s Team Author Unknown “My grandma taught me everything about Christmas. I was just a kid. I remember tearing across town on my bike to visit her on the day my big sister dropped the bomb: “There is no Santa Claus,” jeered my sister. “Even dummies know that!” My grandma was not the […]

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