Memorial Day, a Time of Reflecting
June 2, 2017
Our nation observed Memorial Day this past Monday. If you went past a cemetery, you would see it filled with people and an ocean of flowers on many graves. Maybe you even went to a Memorial Day service and heard the playing of “Taps,” the raising of the flag and then lowering it to half-mast. The speakers may have challenged you to think about those who have gone on before you.
The speakers probably shared about the many men and women who paid the ultimate price in giving their life for the country (1,200,000 died in all the wars for our country). They may have spoken about those of you...