Who’s Sorry Now?

The government of North Korea released video of its people grieving the death of Kim Jong-il. North Korea’s leader passed away on a train trip on Saturday, reportedly from a heart attack. Two full days passed before word of Kim Jong-il’s death reached the rest of the world, underscoring once again how isolated North Koreans [Read More...]

What will you do with the gift?

  As headlines announce the withdrawal of troops in Iraq and as politicians tout victories won, let’s not forget that all across America there are families who are missing a loved one this Christmas.   Excerpt from AFTER THE FLAG HAS BEEN FOLDED: The night before Daddy shipped out to Vietnam, I had been to [Read More...]

The Veteran’s Wife

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She’s the first person at church to greet everyone by name. The Veteran’s Wife commits the names of visitors to memory; just like she did that old hymn she’s so fond of quoting:   God has not promised skies always blue, Flower strewn pathways all our lives through; God has not promised sun without rain, [Read More...]