In honor of Veterans Day, I posted a short short “Veterans Among Us” on my alter ego blog about how the Veterans were honored at my church on Sunday:
I sat watching this unfold: names being called one-b
y-one and Veterans standing – one here, one there – among people seated in pews watching on. Even if there was no face to be matched with a name, that person was still in the room. Once their name was announced, it became illuminated, a vocal marker that someone should be given attention, worth being noticed, even if they weren’t currently among people seated in pews watching on.
Read the full post here.