In light of those that given so much and lost their lives for our freedom, what can we do to support the families left behind?
- May 23, 2014 |
You want to have fun on your long weekend, but also feel like you should appreciate the significance of Memorial Day. Why not do both?
- May 20, 2014 |
What comes to mind when you think about Memorial Day? If we’re being honest, for many of us, it's just about getting a day off.
- May 19, 2014 |
A Texas pastor and grandfather shares with his family how witnessing a local deployment of National Guardsmen changed him.
- May 26, 2013 |
Freedom is not free, and it's worth remembering that at Memorial Day, as well as all year round.
- May 25, 2013 |
There are the practical demands of parenting, many of which seem more acute these days. Our neighborhoods don’t feel as safe or secure as they did when we were kids. At the age of six, I was riding my bike everywhere without a care in the world, but today, we’re reluctant to let our boys and girls peddle beyond our block.
- May 24, 2013 |
For all of those veterans who didn't make it to Memorial Day this year, I say thank you. You remain constants -- forever with us all.
- May 20, 2013 |
Operation Heal Our Patriots, a new ministry initiative by Samaritan's Purse, is working to reverse the staggering divorce rates of wounded U.S. military members.
The Story of a Christian Vet Who Helped to Keep Us Free
A moving, patriotic tribute to our military, past and present. Thank you for your service! A shorter version is available for download at: http://www.worshiphousemedia.com/mini-movies/30648/I-Fought-For-You
Indivisible: The true story of Senator John McCain's internment in a prison camp during the Vietnam War. http://spiritclips.com/gt20120522
Like many Americans, Memorial Day never ceases to move me. It’s the most poignant time of the year for me, maybe because it’s about life, death and remembrance.
- May 24, 2012 |
What perspective besides the Christian worldview is able to provide a consistent and satisfying explanation for the universal human urge to honor the fallen?
- May 23, 2012 |
The Skit Guys bring you another heart-warming and inspiring video illustration just in time for Memorial Day. In this clip, a father reminisces about a trip to Washington, D.C., where his son learned the cost of freedom. Download this video at http://skitguys.com/videos/item/our-heroes/. Uploaded by user 'skitguys' on GodTube.com.
- May 28, 2011 |
There are two places I go to spent time with my father - Panel 9 Easter Line 71 on the Vietnam Memorial, or the headstone in Greeneville, Tenn.
- May 27, 2011 |
Churches should be glad to have their members celebrate Memorial Day with gusto. But leaders should be wary about bringing the pomp and circumstance of a national holiday into a church service.
- May 26, 2011 |
For more than two centuries, America has produced generation after generation of extraordinary young men like Ryan Adam Miller who have answered the call to defend freedom.
- May 24, 2011 |
The members of our armed forces long to accomplish their mission and return home to their loved ones. Why is it that we humans long for lasting peace? The answer is simple: We were made for it.
- May 23, 2011 |
For a genuine example of truly supporting the troops, few expressions are as innovative and moving as a new book by Kathleen Edick and Paula J. Johnson, titled, "We Serve Too! A Child’s Deployment Book."
- May 22, 2011 |