A Christian writer's random thoughts about writing and life in general.
Monday, May 28, 2012
Memorial Day 2012
Today we observe Memorial Day, a time to honor those who have
given their lives in the service of our country. When I was growing up,
we were proud of the fact that our country had never begun a war, nor
had we ever lost one. I'm not sure we can say that anymore. But whatever
your views about the various police actions, interventions, and battles
of the past half century, there can be no debate about one thing:
courageous men and women have put themselves in harm's way to make our
world and our nation safe from the incursion of forces attempting to
take away the freedom we hold so dear. And for this, we can never fully
I'm proud to have served my country. I salute my fellow comrades and
honor those who gave the "last full measure of devotion" in that
service. God bless America.