Archive for the ‘Marriage/mother/fatherhood’ Category

He Stopped Loving Her Today!…Or Did He?

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD I can’t remember the first time I heard it, but I was just a boy when across the radio I heard the silky sound of George Jones’ voice as he told the sad story of a man who had ‘stopped loving her today.’ It took listening to it several times before the real meaning […]

The Crucible Of Marriage

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD I once listened to a popular talk show host, known for his biting and satirical humor, speak on the subject of marriage. He is known to be a ‘serial’ bachelor, meaning, he is constantly moving in and out of relationships but never committing to ‘marriage.’ He said, words to this effect: “They are always saying […]

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 […]

Bone Of My Bones!

Print or EmailTheDiscipleMD A number of years ago my wife and I celebrated our 32nd wedding anniversary  on the same day that a famous political couple announced their separation after forty years of marriage. I recall thinking that even after many decades of marriage, you need to continually nourish your relationship!  Even this past month […]

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