Tag: Veterans' Day

To those who serve, Thank You

Today we honor those who have blessed our country with their service.  Some have made the ultimate sacrifice, but all have placed themselves second, after country.  The military life is inherently one of discipline and self denial.  Some see horrors, and some simply apply themselves to the grinding needs of a massive nation, flawed but... Read more »

No matter your politics, these words resonate...

Tomorrow is Veterans Day. It is a chance to pause, and to pay tribute – for students to learn of the struggles that preceded them; for families to honor the service of parents and grandparents; for citizens to reflect upon the sacrifices that have been made in pursuit of a more perfect union. For history... Read more »


In the last week I have given a lot of thought to what our soldiers are asked to do. I have reflected upon how young many of these kids are, wondering if they can comprehend the danger that they will face.  I remember when my boys were in their teens; they were fearless. I think... Read more »