How and Why

One day, a young minister called upon one of his parishioners-a humble shoemaker who was a devout Christian. He enjoyed talking with the man as he worked and tried to bring the conversation around to the things of God. He said rather ineptly, “How good it is to meet a Christ-like person in such a lowly occupation.” The shoemaker answered, …

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When He Came …

Jesus Christ came into the world with one thing in mind: To love us and wash us from our sins by His blood. He appeared for that reason a baby in Bethlehem, a carpenter in Nazareth, a preacher in Judea, a lamb on Calvary. In 1846, He reached out with that truth and touched a Scottish man named James Geddie. …

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The Missing Man Table

The Missing Man Table, also known as the Fallen Comrade Table, is a semi-official place of honor in dining facilities of the US armed forces in memory of fallen, missing in action, or prisoner of war military service-members. Today we use this table to represent our fallen service men and women this Memorial Day. On this day we remember, but …

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Toy Soldier Poem

Remember the fallen Remember the lost Remember the families Who paid the cost Remember those serving Today as we speak They are the strong, the brave, Never the weak Please take a soldier With you as you go Place him in a place You will see and know So that you will be reminded To pray for all who will …

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