Archive for the ‘Mercy’ Category

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Shimming Across the Potomac!

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD In 1980 I was working in Washington D.C. at a food wholesale outlet. At the time I was living in the outskirts of D.C. and was driving a 1966 Ford Mustang. This Mustang was unique in that the gas gauge was broken and I never knew how much gas I had in […]

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Shoulders Wet With Tears

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD I really can’t explain it but it happened.  In 2002 my mother passed away and I thought I was handling her loss very well.  Then, one Sunday, a few weeks after my mother died, a fellow church member came up to me and gave condolences regarding my loss.  I felt tears start to swell in […]

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Walking On Silver Dollars

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMd “An older boy and his young companion were walking along a road which led through a field. They saw an old coat and a badly worn pair of men’s shoes by the roadside, and in the distance they saw the owner working in the field. “The younger boy suggested that they hide […]

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The Twain Mile

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD It was a typical hot Maryland summer  evening when I pulled into the church parking lot around 6 o’clock.  To my surprise there were about a dozen men camped out on the church lawn. They were a pitiful sight! Ragged, sweaty, and looking bewildered! As I got out of my car, I was […]

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Innocent…But Guilty! (The Fate Of Unbaptized Children)

Print or EmailTheDisicpleMD   Perhaps you have never experienced this in your life but I have. Much like when I disturb my wife by snoring at night, she on occasion, wakes me up in the middle of the night with her involuntary hysterical laughter. It doesn’t make me mad, like my snoring does for her…I […]

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We Demand Justice! (But Do We Really Want What’s Coming To Us?)

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD What a great blessing it is to have a father who has words of wisdom to impart, and that seem to flow effortlessly through him. I have such a father. It seems that each time we talk, I do most of the talking, but he does all of the teaching. I would […]

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Samaritans On The Highway Of Life

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD Have you ever thought about the fact that as you speed down the highway,  the people in the other cars might be on the same road and going the same direction, but their experience might be completely different from the one you are having?  For instance, each car is a different make and model […]

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Chapters Better Left Unpublished

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD “We all have chapters we would rather keep unpublished”- Downton Abby A great message was delivered by Dieter F. Uchtdorf on being merciful and withholding judgmental gossip about others. (“The Merciful Obtain Mercy”, GC, April, 2012) He made a great point when he asked, “Do you gossip, even when what you say […]

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