A sick man turned to his doctor, as he was leaving the room after paying a visit, and said, "Doctor, I am afraid to die. Read on……….

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  Tell me what lies on the other side.”
     Very quietly the doctor said,  “I don’t know.”
     “You don’t know?  You, a Christian man, do not know what is on the other side?”
     The doctor was holding the handle of the door.  On the other side of the door there came the sound of scratching and whining.  As he opened the door a dog sprang into the room and leaped on him with an eager show of gladness.
     Turning to the patient, the doctor said,  “Did you notice that dog?  He had never been in this room before.  He did not know what was inside.  He knew nothing except that his master was here, and when the door opened he sprang in without fear.  I know little of what is on the other side of death, but I do know one thing:  I know my Master is there, and that is enough.  And when the door opens, I shall pass through with no fear, but with gladnes.

Plakat Heaven

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  • lauralu on Jul 30, 2012

    Love this thanks

  • smokychristine on Jul 30, 2012

    Thank you for this lovely message of hope.

  • smokychristine on Jul 30, 2012

    I had to read this to my husband who has been a bit fearful lately, considering that at age 79 there are not too many years left. Thanks again.

  • dduporte on Jul 31, 2012

    Smokychristine thanks for your visit and comment. i am so glad that my post was an uplifment to you and your husband.

  • shelpeare on Nov 6, 2012

    Nice read!

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