Trying to give something back to the Community...
From the System Center Operations Manager blog:
We have updated the mp guide template that you can use for writing your own mp guides for your custom mps. The content has been updated for several topics and new content was added for disabled monitors. This is available on the opsmanjam site in the doc library, or link directly to the doc here.
Read the complete post at http://wmug.co.uk/blogs/cliffs_blog/archive/2009/07/06/opsmgr-mpguide-template-external-updated.aspx