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Call and Response

  • By Gail Forsyth-Vail
    I grew up in a family which honored my father’s overseas military service. He had taken part in the occupation of Germany after World War...

WorshipWeb

  • By David M. Horst
    I saw the parade pass by with the last soldier marching. I saw politicians stand by not in pride, but in shame as they recited the names of...
  • By Audette Fulbright Fulson
    Today, we bow our heads in recognition of the great service and sacrifice some have been asked to make. Living through the horror that is...
  • By Cynthia Landrum
    In honor of those who have served, And those who continue to serve, At home and abroad, for peace and in war, We light our chalice, And we...
  • By Amy Petrie Shaw
    For all who die in war We lift up our hearts For all who live in suffering in the aftermath of violence We lift up our hearts For all who...
  • By George A Tyger
    The first stop on U.S. soil after a deployment is the airport. From there, it’s all downhill until you get to see your family and loved...
  • By George A Tyger
    As I ride through Kandahar City’s Sub-District 9, I see a naked dust-covered kid playing along the road. That is not the strangest thing...
  • By George A Tyger
    I lean back in the chair and exhale a long breath of thick white cigar smoke into the night sky. It rises upward, swirls in a light breeze...
  • By George A Tyger
    My son has sent me a “Build-A-Bear.” Dressed in the latest digital camouflage ACUs.* (Build-A-Bear hasn’t yet caught up with multicam.) It...
  • By George A Tyger
    I sit alone, planning the rest of the day. Last night, I was joking and smoking, in broken Pashto, with the resident contingent of the AUP...
  • By Paul S Sawyer
    The first time I ever played “Taps” was at summer camp when I was ten years old. That was the year I started playing trumpet, so I can only...
  • By Kathleen Rolenz
    Let us join our hearts and minds together in the spirit of prayer: O Holy One, that unites all who are estranged and challenges all who...