Archive for August, 2017

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The Miracle Of ‘Fahrenheit 451’ Missionaries

TheDiscipleMD Fahrenheit 451 is a novel written by Ray Bradbury that was published in 1953. The novel presents a future American society where books are outlawed and “firemen” burn any that are found. The title refers to the temperature that Bradbury understood to be the auto ignition point of paper. While I have never read […]

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‘Daddy, Let’s Play ‘Rough’!

TheDiscipleMD “We sat on the last row, and our only son, a tall, fine young man, walked, at the invitation of the bishop, up the aisle and stood by the pulpit. The bishop spoke about my son and presented him to the congregation for their sustaining vote to his advancement in the Aaronic Priesthood…Later, at […]

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“If My Life Is Of No Value To My Friends…”

TheDiscipleMD There is a bond forged while in church service that is not found in this world. Perhaps the armed services comes the closest to forming such feellings of love and closeness.  This brotherhood or sisterhood  is forged because of the nature of the work. At times it can be hard, with joy and discouragement neatly […]

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An Anthem To Our Faith!

TheDiscipleMD On October 16,  2007 my older brother died of pancreatic cancer. Not long before he died at the age of 59, I wrote a letter to him. I quote a few lines. “When I think of you I always smile…I guess it’s because every memory I have of you is a positive one…Floods of memories come […]

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