Archive for the ‘Repentance’ Category

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If There Be No Sin, There Is No Need Of A Savior

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD I read the USA Today from time to time.  They  have a series entitled, “Focus on Faith”, that is published each Monday on the Forum page. Several years ago a guest commentary writer named Jonathan Merritt wrote an article called, “An Evangelical Plea: “Love the Sinner.” The next day a reader wrote: “It is not […]

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The Shattered Music Box (The Drummer Boy Played On!)

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD A few years ago I was preparing to teach an early morning religious class for our youth. It was centered on the gift of “spikenard” that Mary used to anoint the head and feet of the Savior just prior to his death. The lesson asked the instructor to bring to class a […]

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There Is Always A Way Back!

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD I’m sure it has been said many times before I heard it, but several years ago a member addressed the brethren of the priesthood in one of our meetings and said this, “Before sinning Satan wants us to believe that it’s “no big deal, that its nothing”.  However after we do, he […]

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The Touch Of The Body Shop’s Hand

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD When last I saw it, twas battered and scared, not running and scarcely worth saving. But when I got my car back  it looked better than before I had the accident. The hood and fender are new. The broken and time scared grill has been replaced. The new emblem stands proudly perched on top […]

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Are Years Of Our Lives Being Devoured By The Locusts?

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD “And I will restore to you the years that the locust hath eaten…” (Joel 2:25) The book of Joel centers on a prophecy that Joel made after the land of Judah was smitten with a severe drought and with locusts because of their unrighteousness. Joel assured the people that through repentance they […]

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Its Time To Stop Missing What We Never Had!

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD Recently I heard a fictional character on television say, “Now, I miss what I never had!” He was ‘now’ in the later stages of life, and he was giving advice to a young protegé. He was referring to the fact that he had spent his entire life in service to his country. What he […]

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The Master Physician

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD The pain was excruciating! Perhaps the most pain I have had to endure in my life. It was 1985 and while rounding the bases in a softball game I tore the ligaments in my right ankle. By the end of the evening my ankle had swollen to about five times its normal […]

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“I’m Sorry” Goes A Long Way Towards Healing

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD My second grade teacher was a tiny elderly woman named Mrs. Wells who despite her size held a commanding presence in our classroom. She carried a foot long wooden ruler, almost at all times, and wielded it freely in order to get the attention of the class. It was not uncommon for […]

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