Archive for the ‘Service’ Category

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When Those We ‘Seek’ Don’t Want To Be Found!

TheDiscipleMD Many years ago, before the advent of “soft” contacts, I wore the old fashion “hard” lens. These lens had a tendency to “pop” out of your eye if you had a sudden blow to the head or when you took them out of your eyes at the end of the day. Once while wrestling […]

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The ‘Public’ And The ‘Private’ Servant

TheDiscipleMD Recently I heard a politician defend his maleficence ways by saying that he had been a “public servant” for over forty years. His point being that he had served us, the people, and therefore should be given a little “slack.” I would argue with him that not only has he been paid for his […]

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A ‘Plane’ Encounter With An Extra-ordinary Man!

TheDiscipleMD As I made my way down the aisle of the airplane to my seat I spied an elderly gentlemen already seated who I immediately recognized. As I came closer to him he looked up at me and then back down seemingly not to recognize me at all. Yet, when I reached his aisle he […]

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The Body That Lies Beneath

TheDiscipleMD Several years ago former Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, addressed a crowd of nearly 18,000 in a special forum address at BYU’s Marriott Center….Rice started with a caution to those in attendance, and those covering the speech as journalists, saying, “Today’s headlines and history’s judgments are rarely the same.” (BYU Media Relations Jan. 24, […]

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