Archive for the ‘Hope’ Category

Mother, I’m Still Trying to Make It To You!

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD Sometimes as I am driving along a song will come on the radio that will remind me of my mother.  She left this world almost twenty years ago but her powerful influence still lingers in my life. I was fortunate to have been born to a wonderful mother who enjoyed her “job”. In […]

O Grave, Where Is Thy Victory?

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD My Mother passed away over a decade ago. My journal entry for the day she left this world read: “My Mom died today.” That is the entire entry for the day. I remember writing it and stopping. I could not find any words that could describe my feelings. So I left the rest of […]

When Rainbows Disappear Into Dark Clouds

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD “Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue”, so sang Judy Garland. I thought of that quote just the other day as my wife and I were driving around town and we spotted a giant rainbow in the sky. I noted later that some in my area even took pictures of its brilliance […]

My Hero…So Long!

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD A number of years ago my brother passed away from pancreatic cancer. My limited experience with him and radiation treatments left an impression on my mind and soul.  This poem is dedicated to all who have ever lost a loved one to this ravenous disease.  And although, to date, my lovely wife is still living, the impression left by the […]

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