Tag Archives: courage

Ode to Peace and Prosperity

With gratitude I honor the five brothers who served faithfully that we might enjoy peace and prosperity. Boundless dedication. Thank you:  John, Henry, Joseph, Albert, Stanley!  All Veterans of WWII.  You loved your country. You sacrificed and served with valor. … Continue reading

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Gratitude for Our Healthcare Providers

  Praise to the brave ones on the front lines! Our healthcare workers show great courage in the face of overwhelming odds as the numbers soar. Supplies are less than needs. Yet, the nurses, doctors and others labor in overcrowded … Continue reading

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The Language of Silence

Resigned and with a heavy heart, I sang at Joe’s funeral today. Tears welled up as the family placed hands on his casket. I surrendered to the moment, yet found courage. My faith sustained me. At such times, I realize … Continue reading

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