Archive for the ‘Messages’ Category

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The Message On the ‘Other Side’ Of The Stone

TheDiscipleMD Almost all headstones list the date of birth and death of the person, or persons, that lie beneath. As I recently visited the grave of my Mother, deceased, and my Father who is still living, I couldn’t help but take in the message they were sending to me, and my siblings, by the engraving […]

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See Me!

TheDiscipleMD (Based on a true story) As he lay on his hospital death-bed, he watched as the Elders of the church passed him by. Somehow his religious affiliation has been left off his chart. As they administered and gave the sacred emblems of the Lord’s Sacrament to others around him, he wanted to cry out […]

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A Christmas Cleaning!

TheDiscipleMD Many years ago I received a last minute phone call at my office asking if I would be available to drive an important business magnet and church leader to a meeting that evening. I said I would, and since within hours I needed to be on the road,  the first thought that came to mind […]

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The ‘Out Of Tune’ Christmas Gift

TheDiscipleMD Many years ago I took my twelve-year-old Sunday School class to a local nursing home where we had regularly been visiting an older man who had no family.  On a bright sunny Sunday morning my class and I walked across the street from the chapel to visit him for the last time as I was […]

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